Jonathan Ashley is an author, playwright, concept artist, and filmmaker from Arizona. He studied fine art at Boston's Museum School and filmmaking at NYU. His illustrations and designs have been featured in films, commercials, comic books, and puppet shows. He lives with his wife and daughter in the shadow of the Manhattan Bridge, on the Brooklyn side.
Ashley's... imaginative debut is embellished with humorous illustrations, including fish-bowl helmets, a tree fort, and toy ray guns--all things from which dream adventures are made.-- Booklist This brilliantly silly story moves at a brisk pace with a lot of action, well-timed jokes, and detailed illustrations... 1940s space opera charm into a modern kid-sized package.-- BCCB, STARRED REVIEW Humorous space opera with a distinct [Doctor] Who flavor. -- Kirkus Reviews