Leland Myrick

 Leland Myrick is the Ignatz Award- and Harvey Award-nominated author and illustrator of The Sweet Collection and Bright Elegy. His writing and illustrations have appeared in publications as diverse as Dark Horse Comics, GQ Japan and Vogue Russia. He grew up in Missouri, a place that has inspired much of his poetry and art, and he now lives in Pasadena, California, with his wife and daughter.

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Richard Feynman: Nobel Winner; Best-Selling Author; Quantum Physicist; Safe-cracker.

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Eight Questions from Leland Myrick
What’s your favorite book?
Ill Met in Lankhmar by Fritz Leiber
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.  
The Chronicles of Barsetshire by Trollope
What’s your favorite ice cream flavor?
How are you planning to survive the zombie apocalypse?
A Pancor Jackhammer automatic 12-gauge shotgun and a whole lot of ammo.
What’s your favorite word?
If you suddenly fell into a dimensional vortex and ended up in 1529, what profession would you adopt?
Black or white?  Cats or dogs?  Apples or oranges?  Robots or vampires?
Coke, both, oranges, robot-vampires.
What’s the worst fortune cookie advice you ever got?  Did you take it?  
You will win more friends by being nicer. Nope.

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Jim Ottaviani; illustrated by Leland Myrick
First Second

Richard Feynman: physicist . . . Nobel winner . . . bestselling author . . . safe-cracker. In this substantial graphic novel biography, First Second presents...

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