Jim Demonakos founded Seattle’s annual Emerald City Comicon, as well as The Comic Stop chain of retail stores. He has written, edited, and promoted a variety of books for different publishers throughout his career. He lives in the Seattle area. With Mark Long, Jim coauthored the New York Times bestselling graphic novel, The Silence of Our Friends.
written by Mark Long and Jim Demonakos; illustrated by Nate Powell
A New York Times-bestselling graphic novel based on the true story of two families—one white and one black—who find common ground as the civil rights struggle heats up in Texas.