DEREK KIRK KIM

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Derek Kirk Kim Art

You guys! Derek is offering for sale some of the pages from the Eisner Award-winning story "Urgent Request" in The Eternal Smile.  They're the watercolor ones!  And they're completely gorgeous.  I actually have one of them hanging up in my house, so you can stamp 'First Second Employee Approved' on this whole art sale thing. [...]

By |2010-10-13T11:25:10-05:00October 13th, 2010|Uncategorized|1 Comment

Go See Derek Kirk Kim (and other cool people)

An Evening with Derek Kirk Kim, Sarah Oleksyk and Jesse Reklaw at Powell's Books. Derek Kirk Kim, Sarah Oleksyk, and Jesse Reklaw read from their latest works at Powell's Books this coming Monday, April 27th. Kim will debut his latest graphic novel, "The Eternal Smile" (in collaboration with writer Gene Luen Yang) from First Second [...]

By |2009-04-24T13:33:35-05:00April 24th, 2009|Uncategorized|0 Comments

On the Ginormous Book Market

From the drawing board of Derek Kirk Kim [This post was originally written in my private journal on 8-31-07, a couple weeks after my latest book, Good As Lily, had hit bookstores.]     I stopped by my local Barnes & Noble this afternoon to see how Good As Lily was doing. This particular Barnes [...]

By |2007-10-15T09:29:39-05:00October 15th, 2007|:01 Stop: Watch|9 Comments

INTRODUCING THE FIRST SECOND CREW

ALEXIS SIEGEL "Translation Guru" From the first second I knew First Second had to be highly international. That's meant fostering a talent pool from all around the world, and putting every possible care into our translations. My brother Alexis works at the U.N. as a translator, and many of you have read his work on [...]

By |2007-02-01T17:33:00-05:00February 1st, 2007|Who's on First Second?|0 Comments

INTRODUCING THE FIRST SECOND CREW

HILARY SYCAMORE "The Color Farm" Hilary runs her color farm "Sky Blue Ink" out of Tennessee, but her assistants aren't only from her neighborhood; they live as far as England and New Zealand. She's taught and researched color theory and color therapy, and you'll be seeing lots more of her magic in coming seasons. Her [...]

By |2007-01-31T05:23:00-05:00January 31st, 2007|Who's on First Second?|0 Comments

INTRODUCING THE FIRST SECOND CREW

Some of you ask who is behind FIRST SECOND... If you've been wandering around this website, you've met me, and Simon Boughton and Lauren Wohl at the FAQ page... Let's continue then, and introduce some of the teammates... KAT KOPIT "Signals Office" Kat came onboard as an editorial assistant, and has become invaluable, as many [...]

By |2007-01-25T17:01:09-05:00January 25th, 2007|Who's on First Second?|0 Comments