INDIE BOOKSTORE EXCLUSIVE
In her graphic novel Be Prepared, Vera Brosgol tells a witty, heartfelt story of (barely) surviving Russian summer camp. In her IBD exclusive, original print, she illustrates how reading and books can get you through a long, hot summer full of threats and turmoil; watch out for those paper cuts! Specs: 11” x 17”, full-color on excellent paper, suitable for framing.
About the author: Vera Brosgol was born in Moscow, Russia, in 1984 and moved to the United States when she was five. Her first graphic novel, Anya’s Ghost, was published in 2011 by First Second and won Eisner, Cybils, and Harvey awards. Her picture book Leave Me Alone! was a 2017 Caldecott Honor book. She was a storyboard artist at Laika for ten years, working on animated films including Coraline and Kubo and the Two Strings. She lives in Portland, Oregon.