Jimmy Gownley

Jimmy Gownley began writing and drawing comics at the age of fifteen. He is an advocate for kids’ comics, having cofounded the organization Kids Love Comics, which works to promote comic books and graphic novels as a valuable tool for literacy and education in schools, libraries, and at home. He lives with his wife Karen and their twin daughters, Stella and Anna, in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.

Books by this Author

The Amelia Rules! Collection
Her Permanent Record
The Whole World's Crazy
Superheroes
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Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. My motto is, "Never trust a person who has a motto."

Q. If you could be any person or thing, who or what would it be?

A. I'm content being me

Q. Who is your favorite fictional villain?

A. The Blue Meanies

Q. What’s your greatest fear?

A. Like Billy Corgan said; I fear that I am ordinary, just like everyone.

Q. What’s your greatest flaw?

A. I procrasti...Oh, forget it. I'll answer this question later.

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