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‘Miranda Mercury’s’ Brandon Thomas Talks to Pop Culture World

Writer Brandon Thomas recently spoke to Pop Culture World about his new graphic novel, The Many Adventures of Miranda Mercury: Time Runs Out. Here’s an excerpt:

Finding a publisher for the book proved challenging, as [Brandon's] relative inexperience, combined with a general reluctance about the prospects of success for a book featuring a black female hero, made the book a tough sell, but Archaia Entertainment proved bold enough to embrace the task. The book’s publication proved that “We had the capacity to create, write, and publish a book about a strong black female heroine, and just because it’s hard doesn’t excuse other people from trying.”

Miranda Mercury is beautifully illustrated by Lee Ferguson. You can read the rest of the article here!