Michelle is a native New Yorker living in the UK. A mixed race Asian American, her stories and illustrations often reflect her memories of varied cultural experiences growing up. The wild and wonderful menagerie of pets her family used to have also make appearances in her work.
stories with characters that are expressive and have emotional resonance
those to do with mixed race children
anything about diverse families that are multiracial, containing more than one religion, or who are living with mental health issues
those with a subtle sense of humor
black & white interior illustrations
All images © Michelle Maiden. Do not use without permission.