Writer’s Union. Award-winning comic book and graphic novel writer. Middle grades.
His rates for classroom and library visits are $350 for one session, $650 for two, $950 for three, plus travel outside of GTA.
Virtual rates: $200 for one session, $300 for two (within the same week).
J. has written for all the major North American comic book publishers including Archie, Dark Horse, DC Comics, Image, and Marvel. He currently writes the Chirp comic in Chirp Magazine. His graphic novels include Alison Dare, Bigfoot Boy, Brobots, How to Spot a Sasquatch, Lola: A Ghost Story, Planet Hockey, and Stealing Home among others. He has also written for children’s books and magazines, as well as animation and television.
Best suited for grades 4 to 8, each session is approximately 45-60 minutes consisting of a brief intro, a reading (excerpt or short comic story), presentation on how graphic novels are made, and a Q&A at the end. Book sales and signings available upon request.