Shawn Martinbrough is the author of How to Draw Noir Comics: The Art and Technique of Visual Storytelling and an Eisner Award-nominated artist whose projects include Batman: Detective Comics, Luke Cage Noir, The Black Panther: The Man Without Fear, Hellboy, and Thief of Thieves, the graphic novel series cocreated with Robert Kirkman. He is the writer of Red Hood & The Hill for DC Comics, which introduces multiple new characters to the Batman Universe. Shawn is writing and illustrating his first creator-owned graphic novel and is the artist of an upcoming children's book with award-winning, New York Times bestselling author Derrick D. Barnes.