Next Letter for Kids: Tania Del Rio


We’re sending our next Letter for Kids from Tania Del Rio! Tania writes to us about her childhood mission to convince her parents to get a dog. Did she succeed? Subscribe by December 27 to find out!

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Tania del Rio graduated from the Minneapolis College of Art and Design with a BFA in animation. In 2003, her manga entry, “Lovesketch,” was selected to appear in TOKYOPOP’s Rising Stars of Manga Anthology, Volume 2. This led to working for Archie Comics as the writer and artist of Sabrina the Teenage Witch. Additional work for Archie includes art and writing on Sonic the Hedgehog, Josie and the Pussycats, Cheryl Blossomand stories featuring the rest of the Archie gang. She’s also done work for Marvel, and her popular webcomic is now available as a 400-page book. Currently she’s working on a tutorial book on character design for Focal Press and a middle grade novel, Warren the 13th and the All-Seeing Eye, was published on November 24 through Quirk Books.