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 bestsellerSailor Twain, the Jewish National Book Award winner Oskar and the Eight Blessings, and the NY Times bestselling series 5 Worlds. 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.