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Jeffrey Brown

Biography

Jeffrey Brown

After growing up in Michigan, a 25-year-old Jeffrey Brown moved to Chicago in 2000 to pursue an MFA at the School of the Art Institute. By the time he completed his studies, he had abandoned painting and started drawing comics seriously.

His original artwork has been exhibited in New York, Paris, and Chicago. Brown has been featured on NPR's This American Life and even created a short animated music video for the band Death Cab For Cutie. He lives in Chicago with his wife and son.

Jeffrey Brown

Books by Jeffrey Brown

by Jeffrey Brown - Children's 8-12, Fiction, Historical Fiction, Humor

Neanderthal siblings Lucy and Andy are back to their paleo pranks. This time, they have to put up with more than just each other --- the cave is feeling awfully cramped since the humans moved in. They’re in the Ice Age, and legroom comes at a real premium! Jeffrey Brown skillfully blends humor and history with paleontologist sections: Timeline of Key Discoveries, Ice Age Fact vs. Fiction, Silly Cavemen Myths, and more.

by Jeffrey Brown - Children's, Children's 8-12, Comedy, Fiction, Historical Fiction, Humor

The laugh-out-loud adventure features Lucy and her goofball brother Andy, as the Paleo pair take on a wandering baby sibling, bossy teens, cave paintings and a mammoth hunt. But what will happen when they encounter a group of humans? Humorous and entertaining, Jeffrey Brown’s signature comical touch enlivens the scientific and historical content, including a special paleontologist section that helps to dispel common Neanderthal myths.

by Jeffrey Brown - Children's 8-12, Graphic Novel, Science Fiction

This set includes all three books from the NY TIMES BESTSELLING SERIES Star Wars: Jedi Academy. Created by award-winning author/illustrator Jeffrey Brown, this series is a hit for readers of all ages. Whether you're familiar with Star Wars or if you're new to the galaxy, this heartfelt and hilarious adventure follows middle grader Roan as he navigates being a Jedi and dealing with bullies, aliens, robots, and even school dances.

by Jeffrey Brown - Fiction, Graphic Novel

Roan won't be attending Jedi Academy forever, but that doesn't mean the fun has to end when you finish reading. Spend more time with Roan, Yoda, Ewok Pilot and the rest of your favorite Jedi Academy characters in this out-of-this-galaxy interactive journal!

by Jeffrey Brown - Science Fiction

It's hard to believe this is Roan's last year at Jedi Academy. But now, someone is setting him up to get in trouble with everyone at school, including Yoda. If he doesn't find out who it is, and fast, he may get kicked out of school! Why can't middle school just be easy...

by Jeffrey Brown - Children's 8-12, Graphic Novel

In this funny and sweet new book in the bestselling Darth Vader™ series, Eisner Award–winning author Jeffrey Brown offers an intimate look at the friendships between best pals in the Star Wars universe, from Darth Vader and the Emperor to Leia and her Ewok pals, Han and Chewie, C-3PO and R2-D2, the bounty hunters and other favorite characters.

by Jeffrey Brown - Children's, Science Fiction

After surviving his first year at Jedi Academy, Roan Novachez thought his second year would be a breeze. He couldn't have been more wrong. Roan feels like he's drifting apart from his friends, and it's only made worse when Roan discovers he's not the amazing pilot he thought he'd be. When the school bullies take him under their wing, he decides they aren't so bad after all--or are they?

by Jeffrey Brown - Graphic Novel, Science Fiction

This incredible, original story captures all of the humor, awkwardness, fun and frustrations of middle school --- all told through one boy's comics, journal entries, letters, doodles and newspaper clippings. The setting? A galaxy far, far away....

by Jeffrey Brown - Fatherhood, Graphic Novel

What if Darth Vader took an active role in raising his son? What if "Luke, I am your father" was just a stern admonishment from an annoyed dad? In this hilarious and sweet comic reimagining, Darth Vader is a dad like any other --- except with all the baggage of being the Dark Lord of the Sith. 

Written by Adrianne Ambrose, Nichol Ashworth and Bryce Coleman and illustrated by Jeffrey Brown and Katie Cook

It's time to dance your cares away as Archaia and The Jim Henson Company invite you to return once again to Fraggle Rock!