ben towle


Ben Towle is a three time Eisner-nominated cartoonist whose most recent book, Oyster War,will be published this fall, debuting at Bethesda MD's Small Press Expo (SPX). His previous book, Amelia Earhart: This Broad Ocean(with Sarah Stewart Taylor), a graphic novel for young adults, was released by Disney/Hyperion Books in 2010. The book has received accolades from such publications as The New York Times and Publishers Weekly and was a Junior Library Guild selection. His previous work includes the historical fiction graphic novel Midnight Sun as well as an earlier volume of comics folk tales, Farewell, Georgia, both from SLG Publishing.