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Fabien Cousteau

Fabien Cousteau is the grandson of famed sea explorer Jacques Cousteau, and a third-generation ocean explorer and filmmaker. He has worked with National Geographic, Discovery, PBS, and CBS to produce ocean exploration documentaries and continues to produce environmentally-oriented content for schools, books, magazines, and newspapers. Learn more about his work at

Fabien Lambert

FABIEN LAMBERT is a graphic designer, illustrator, and writer ofchildren’s books. He lives in Nantes, France

Fabio Laguna

Fabio Laguna is an illustrator. His works include Frosty the Snowman, Belle is My Babysitter, and A Cake to Bake.

Fabricio VandenBroeck

<b>Fabricio VandenBroeck</b> has illustrated several books for children, including <i>The Mouse Bride</i> (Alfred A. Knopf), <i>The Witches Face</i> (Holiday House), and <i>Under the Mamboo Moon</i>. He lives in Mexico.

Faith Erin Hicks

Faith Erin Hicks is a writer and artist in Vancouver, BritishColumbia. Her graphic novels include the Nameless City trilogy,Friends with Boys, Nothing Can Possibly Go Wrong (withPrudence Shen), and the Eisner Award–winning The Adventures ofSuperhero Girl.

Faith Ringgold

Faith Ringgold was born in Harlem, but now divides her time between New Jersey and La Jolla, California. She is a professor of fine art at the University of California at San Diego, where she teaches for half of the year.

Falynn Koch

<b>Falynn Koch</b> was born and raised in Buffalo NY and loves to travel the US and the world with her husband and occasionally her dogs too. She graduated with a masters in sequential art from The Savannah College of Art and Design, is a graduate of the International Culinary Center, and once even owned her own food truck. As a little girl, horses were one of her favorite things to draw, and she loved riding horses too.

Fanny Britt

<b>Fanny Britt</b> is a playwright, author and translator. She has a dozen plays to her credit. She has also translated over fifteen contemporary plays and several other works of literature. She writes children's books and has published, among others, the <i>Félicien</i> series with La Courte Échelle. <i>Jane, the Fox and Me</i> is her first graphic novel. She lives in Montreal with her family.

Farhana Zia

Farhana Zia grew up in Hyderabad, India. She is a retired elementary school teacher and the author of picture books and novels. Her stories blend humor and tradition, memories and contemporary moments. She lives in Massachusetts.

Farida Zaman

<strong>Farida Zaman</strong> has a passion for art and design and in her 20 years as a freelance illustrator she has worked in Europe, North America, and the Middle East with clients across the world. Farida lives in Toronto.