illustrations ©2011 Arie Monroe



Arie Monroe is a born and raised Kansas City, Missouri native who dreamed of being a Ninja Turtle, but settled for being an animator and illustration artist instead. She attended school in New Jersey at the Joe Kubert School of Cartoon Graphics where she studied character animation and comic book illustration. She has worked as a licensing illustrator for some time and is now freelancing from her studio in her home town. You can see more of Arie’s work at and

African-American Classics:
Graphic Classics Volume 22

144 pages, color, $15