Since releasing her debut comic The End of Summerin 2015, Tillie Walden has become one of the most prolific, influential, and awarded cartoonists of our time.
She’s created some of the most affecting and powerful comics of this century, from her sprawling queer science fiction epic On a Sunbeam to the intimate autobiography of Spinning.
In that same span, comics and graphic novels about queer people — especially YA titles — have become ever more prominent and popular.
In 2021 book shops sold 30,698,081 comics, more than 2019 and 2020 combined. That means more people than ever are buying and reading comics.Read more on polygon.com