M. Alice LeGrow is a freelance graphic novelist and the creator of Bizenghast, an eight-volume graphic novel series published by Tokyopop, Inc. Bizenghast has been translated into over a dozen languages for fans all over the globe. The series has spawned a full novelization, iTunes companion soundtrack, puzzles, activity books, a tabletop role-playing game and line of Target clothing merchandise, as well as various apps games and an animated webisode series. The series’ storyline is currently being continued in the form of ashcan zines, on the Bizenghast website.
M. Alice has been featured in Teen People’s “What’s Hot” list, The Gothic and Lolita Bible (US), Newtype Magazine and in various other publications, including the HarperCollins book Manga-ka America: Manga By America’s Hottest Artists. She has also appeared on NPR’s “All Things Considered” with host Jacki Lyden and is a regular guest at various anime and comic conventions. She has a BFA in Sequential Art from Savannah College of Art and Design.