Mark Siegel was born in Ann Arbor, Michigan, and raised in France. He graduated from Brown and lives in New York.
Mark is the author and illustrator of several award-winning picture books and graphic novels, including To Dance, Moving House, the NY Times bestseller Sailor Twain, or The Mermaid in the Hudson and the NY Times bestselling graphic novel series 5 Worlds, an epic science-fiction story for young readers. His latest project is with his wife Siena Cherson Siegel, Tiny Dancer.
Mark is also the founder, and Creative and Editorial Director of First Second Books, Macmillan’s graphic novel house.