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Derek Kirk Kim

Derek Kirk Kim art by Jesse Hamm

DEREK KIRK KIM is the award-winning author and filmmaker behind “Same Difference,” “Mythomania,” “Good As Lily”(with Jesse Hamm), and “The Eternal Smile”(with Gene Luen Yang.) He has also contributed stories and artwork to numerous anthologies including “Fables: 1001 Nights of Snowfall,” “Flight, Volume 1,” and “Bizarro World.”

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  • The Making of THE ETERNAL SMILE

    Derek's assistant talks about the creation process of making a graphic novel.

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Tune: Still Life

Tune

written by Derek Kirk Kim, illustrated by Les McClaine

In the second installment of the TUNE series of graphic novels, our hapless hero Andy Go is settling into life in an alien zoo...as one of the exhibits. It's not so bad: the food...

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Tune: Vanishing Point

Tune

Derek Kirk Kim

Andy's life is going nowhere, fast. He left art school with his career all worked out ahead of time, but ...to say it didn't work out is the understatement of the century. Unemployed and living...

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Same Difference

Written & illustrated by Derek Kirk Kim

When Derek Kirk Kim (The Eternal Smile) published his debut graphic novel back in 2003, it made an immediate stir. The story about a group of young people navigating adulthood and personal...

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A fantastical adventure through the worlds we live in and the worlds we create.   From two masters of the graphic novel -- Gene Luen Yang (American Born Chinese)...

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