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Dusty Higgins

Biography

Dusty Higgins

Dusty Higgins is an award-winning magazine and newspaper cartoonist and illustrator. He broke into comics in 2009 with PINOCCHIO, Vampire Slayer, chosen as one of the year's top ten graphic novels by the Young Adult Library Services Association. He has also worked on KNIGHTS OF THE LIVING DEAD and TUROK: Son of Stone. Dusty lives in central Arkansas.

Dusty Higgins

Books by Dusty Higgins

Written by Robert Venditti with illustrations by Dusty Higgins. - Children's, Children's 9-12, Comic Books, Graphic Novel, Superhero , Youth Fiction

After a summer of fighting crime as Gilded, the world’s only superhero, Miles Taylor is bummed to learn that nothing has changed for him at school. He is still the target of the Jammer’s bullying. And Josie has put him squarely in the friend zone. Miles starts spending more time as Gilded, neglecting his schoolwork and his friends. His attitude lands him and his friend in a military compound, at the mercy of the power-crazed General Breckenridge. When the general steals the golden cape, Miles finds himself with no superpowers…and no hope of escape. On the verge of losing everything he cares about, Miles must discover the hero within himself before the general puts his evil plans into action.

Written by Robert Venditti with illustrations by Dusty Higgins. - Children's, Children's 9-12, Comic Books, Graphic Novel, Superhero , Youth Fiction

When 12-year-old Miles Taylor unexpectedly inherits a golden cape that gives him amazing superpowers, his life instantly changes: he becomes a superhero. For real. With some help from a new friend named Henry, Miles does his best to protect his city. But his skills and courage are about to be put to the ultimate test --- an alien horde is working its way toward Earth, with their sights set on the golden cape…and total domination. Ready or not, Miles is about to discover whether he has what it takes to save all humankind.