Sonia Leong is a comic book/manga artist and author of popular drawing guides including Draw Manga: Complete Skills and Beginning Manga. Her award-winning debut graphic novel was Manga Shakespeare: Romeo and Juliet. She’s worked on Doctor Who, Assassin’s Creed, Domo-kun, and Bravest Warriors, amongst many other projects in comics. She also illustrates for children’s books, fashion, advertising, film and television, recently appearing on CBBC’s Britain’s Best Young Artist. She is the Director of Sweatdrop Studios, a UK-based independent comic publisher and is currently working on the Chronicles of Ciel, a series of illustrated fantasy light novels.