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Manga Artist and Author Misako Rocks!
February 12 @ 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Get ready to meet the awesome Manga Artist Misako Rocks! in person!
Join us for a fantastic event with the incredible Japanese manga comic artist, Misako Rocks! Misako will not only share insights into her middle-grade graphic novels, Bounce Back and No Such Thing as Perfect , but she’ll also give a live demonstration of her extraordinary artistic talents! Don’t miss out on this thrilling opportunity!
Copies of Misako’s books will be available for purchase and she will be happy to sign them!
Please register to attend this exciting event.
About Misako Rocks!
Misako Rocks! is a Brooklyn-based manga artist. Her first break came when The Onion decided to use her illustrations for their “Savage Love” column. Shortly afterward, in 2007, Misako self-published her autobiographical comic, Rock and Roll Love , which was featured on the New York Public Library’s Best Books for Teens List. Outside of the U.S., she has published several books in Japan, including How to Learn English with Misako’s Method. She teaches manga drawing classes at numerous middle schools in New York City, as well as at the Metropolitan Museum of Art and the Brooklyn Cherry Blossom Festival.
About the Books
Lilico, with the help of her cat, must learn to adjust to a new country, a new school, and new pressures in Bounce Back, a middle grade graphic novel about finding your team and finding yourself.
NO SUCH THING AS PERFECT
A middle-grade graphic novel about a girl working to stop comparing herself to her sister and others, set in the same world as BOUNCE BACK.