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.”
The Making of THE ETERNAL SMILE
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Interview with Derek Kirk Kim
Tune: Still Life
written by Derek Kirk Kim, illustrated by Les McClaine
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Tune: Vanishing Point
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 with...
Written & illustrated by Derek Kirk Kim
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The Eternal Smile
by Gene Luen Yang, illustrated by Derek Kirk Kim
Gene Luen Yang is the National Ambassador for Young People's Literature and is a MacArthur Fellow, a recipient of what's popularly known as the MacArthur "Genius" Grant.
A fantastical adventure...