It's sink or swim for Katara!
Faith Erin Hicks is a Canadian writer and artist. She worked in the
animation industry for several years before transitioning into
writing and drawing comics full time in 2008. She started making
comics "for fun" and putting them on the web when she was in
college. Her first published work was Zombies Calling (SLG
Publishing) in 2007. Since then, she has published a number of
other graphic novels, including The War at Ellsmere (SLG), Brain
Camp (with Susan Kim and Laurence Klavan, First Second Books),
Friends with Boys (First Second Books), Nothing Can Possibly Go
Wrong (with Prudence Shen, First Second Books), The Adventures of
Superhero Girl (Dark Horse Comics), The Last of Us- American Dreams
(with Neil Druckmann, Dark Horse Comics), and the Bigfoot Boy
series (with J. Torres, Kids Can Press). She won an Eisner Award in
2014 for The Adventures of Superhero Girl.
Faith currently lives in Vancouver, BC with her partner, Tim, and their helpful cat. Her current project is The Nameless City, a three book series with First Second Books.