Mariko Tamaki

Creators / Featured Young Adult Guests

Mariko Tamaki writes comic books for BOOM! Studios, Marvel and DC Comics. She is the co-creator of the New York Times bestseller, This One Summer with Jillian Tamaki, which received Eisner and Governor General awards, as well as Caldecott and Printz Honors. Mariko lives in Oakland.

Mariko attends TCAF in support of her debuting graphic novel Laura Dean Keeps Breaking Up with Me, with co-creator Rosemary Valero-O’Connell, published by First Second Books.

 

Mariko Tamaki can be found at the following:

Saturday May 11

11:00-12:00: Mean Mean Laura Dean: Mariko Tamaki & Rosemary Valero-O’Connell Spotlight at the Hinton Learning Center 1 (Toronto Reference Library, 1st Floor)
1:00-2:00: Signing with Rosemary Valero-O’Connell at the Groundwood Books Booth 140 (Toronto Reference Library, 1st Floor)

Sunday May 12

12:30-2:00: Queer Young Adult Comics Spectacular, with First Second Books! at the Masonic Temple (888 Yonge St.) // Tickets available here.
2:15-3:15: Signing with Rosemary Valero-O’Connell at the Groundwood Books Booth 140 (Toronto Reference Library, 1st Floor)