Van Jensen

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Van Jensen is a former newspaper crime reporter and magazine editor who broke into comics as the writer of Pinocchio: Vampire Slayer, which was named one of YALSA’s Top Ten Great Graphic Novels for Teens. He is the writer of Two Dead from Simon & Schuster, Cryptocracy from Dark Horse, as well as a graphic novel adaptation of the first James Bond novel, Casino Royale. He also has written The Leg: The Remarkable Reappearance of Santa Anna’s Disembodied Limb, and Green Lantern Corps, and The Flash for DC Comics. In 2016, he was named a U.S. State Department Comic Book Ambassador. A native of western Nebraska, Jensen now lives in Atlanta.