Jessica Love
JULIÁN IS A MERMAID (Candlewick, 2018)

Jessica Love is the author and illustrator of Julián is a Mermaid, published by Candlewick Press. Jessica grew up in Southern California, raised by a pair of artist parents. She studied printmaking and illustration at the University of California, Santa Cruz, and then went on to study acting at Juilliard. Jessica has a new book, Julián at the Wedding  to be released in October, 2020. Jessica lives in Brooklyn.