Author Guests

Jim DiBartolo

Days Appearing



Jim Di Bartolo is an illustrator and a writer whose most recent work, THE BOY WHO BECAME A DRAGON, a graphic biography of a young Bruce Lee, was listed as one of Comic Book Resources 10 Most Anticipated Graphic Novels of 2020 (That Aren’t About Superheroes). Some of his previous works include artwork for the novel NIGHT OF CAKE AND PUPPETS, and the National Book Award finalist LIPS TOUCH, THREE TIMES, both written by his wife, Laini Taylor, as well as the art and art story for the co-creation of Booklist’s star-reviewed IN THE SHADOWS (along with Kiersten White). He lives with his family in Portland, Oregon and can be found online at

Author autographs are free. You may bring your own books, or buy copies at the show, and have them signed at one of our 10 author booths in Merchant Mesa near the Upper-F entrance during the authors' posted signing times.

Guest Schedule

IMPORTANT NOTE: All guest appearances and posted signing times are subject to change at any time and without notice. Please check the app and website regularly and consult posted schedules in Celebrity Summit for the most up-to-date information.