About the Author
Jim Simon is the author of fiction and nonfiction books for young readers and adults. He has written novels, comics, a graphic album, a book on the early history of comics, a children's picture book, and essays published in books by Marvel Entertainment, DC Entertainment, Titan Publishing, and Abrams ComicArts. Jim's books have been translated for the French and Chinese language markets. His middle-grade novel, The Monster Channel
, was first published by Avon (HarperCollins) and released in a new edition in 2012 (ISBN: 978-0962685842). His hardcover graphic album, ShieldMaster: The Phoenix Rises
, was released by a French publisher in 2012 and is available on Amazon. In 2015 the sci-fi, superhero graphic novel ShieldMaster: The Phoenix Project
was published and is available on Amazon in digital (ASIN: B013YPY93Q) and print (ASIN: 096268581X) format.