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In 'Monsters,' Graphic Novelist Emil Ferris Embraces The Darkness Within

After West Nile virus left her paralyzed, the Chicago illustrator had to relearn how to draw. She says that experience was key to the publication of My Favorite Thing Is Monsters.

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In 'Monsters,' Graphic Novelist Emil Ferris Embraces The Darkness Within

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