Ursula Vernon (also goes by the pen-name of T. Kingfisher) is an artist, illustrator, and writer from North Carolina. Her Eisner-nominated comic “Digger” won the Hugo Award for Best Graphic Story and the Mythopoeic Award, and her children’s book “Dragonbreath” won the Sequoyah Award. She has several ongoing series for both children (Dragonbreath, Princess Hamster) and adults (Swordheart, Clocktaur War, Saint of Steel) as well as many stand alone works for all ages. Ursula’s works have won multiple Nebula and Hugo awards.
Ursula is currently nominated for two Hugo awards in 2021 (as T. Kingfisher)