Jimmy Gownley

Jimmy Gownley began writing and drawing comics at the age of fifteen. He is an advocate for kids’ comics, having co-founded the organization Kids Love Comics, which works to promote comic books and graphic novels as a valuable tool for literacy and education in schools, libraries, and at home. He lives with his wife Karen and their twin daughters, Stella and Anna, in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.

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Her Permanent Record
What Makes You Happy
Superheroes
The Whole World's Crazy
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My Life in 8 Words

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Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. My motto is, "Never trust a person who has a motto."

Q. What’s your best quality?

A. That would be either my overwhelming genius, or my humility

Q. What’s your greatest flaw?

A. I procrasti...Oh, forget it. I'll answer this question later.

Q. If you could acquire any talent, what would it be?

A. The ability to sing!

Q. What 3 personal qualities are most important to you?

A. Humor, intelligence and warmth

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