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Faith Erin Hicks

Faith Erin Hicks (c) Faith Erin Hicks

Faith Erin Hicks was born in British Columbia. She has published several graphic novels including Zombies Calling and Brain Camp. Nothing Can Possibly Go Wrong is her most recent work.

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    An idyllic summer camp becomes a zombie-riddled horror show...

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EIGHT QUESTIONS for FAITH ERIN HICKS
 
What’s your favorite book?
Prose book: The Princess Bride by William Golding. Comic book: I’m very enamored with anything by Naoki Urasawa right now. His two series Pluto and 20th Century Boys are something spectacular.
 
If you were shipwrecked on a desert island, what one piece of media would you take with you?  If it isn’t your favorite book, explain how you came to this peculiar decision.
I would take Bone by Jeff Smith, specifically the One Volume edition. Not only is it an incredible read, but it’s large enough that I could probably make a house out of it.
 
What’s your favorite ice cream flavor?
Mint chocolate chip.
 
How are you planning to survive the zombie apocalypse?
By Never Leaving the Mall. Things always get bad when you leave the mall.
 
What’s your favorite word?
Bedtime.
 
If you suddenly fell into a dimensional vortex and ended up in 1529, what profession would you adopt?
Lovable ragamuffin pickpocket.
 
Black or white?  Cats or dogs?  Apples or oranges?  Robots or vampires?
I wear black, I have a cat, I eat apples and I am a robot.
 
What’s the worst fortune cookie advice you ever got?  Did you take it?
“Put the data you have uncovered to beneficial use.” And I did.
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BOOKS BY THE AUTHOR

Friends with Boys

Written & illustrated by Faith Erin Hicks

A coming-of-age tale with a spooky twist! Maggie McKay hardly knows what to do with herself. After an idyllic childhood of homeschooling with her mother and rough-housing with her older...

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Neither artistic, dreamy Jenna nor surly, delinquent Lucas expected to find themselves at an invitation-only summer camp that turns problem children into prodigies. And yet, here they both...

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You wouldn’t expect Nate and Charlie to be friends. Charlie’s the laid-back captain of the basketball team, and Nate is the neurotic, scheming president of the robotics club....

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