Kevin Mutch grew up in Winnipeg. He moved to the United States in the mid 1990s and spent many years working in the photography, art and music worlds in Los Angeles and New York City. His first graphic novel was Fantastic Life, which won a 2010 Xeric Award. He is currently completing two other books — Like a Ninja, based on his time in the music business, and an all-ages adventure story called The Moon Prince. He recently moved back to Canada and now lives in Hamilton, Ontario with his wife and two children.