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
Superheroes
The Whole World's Crazy
When the Past Is a Present
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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 greatest flaw?

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

Q. What’s your best quality?

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

Q. What are your most overused words or phrases?

A. Gosh!, Super Awesome

Q. What’s your greatest fear?

A. Like Billy Corgan said; I fear that I am ordinary, just like everyone.

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