Rachael Ball is a cartoonist and a teacher. Her illustrations and cartoons have appeared in various publications, including City Life, Deadline, Fanny, the TimesEducational Supplement, the Radio Times, The Strumpet and Russ Kick's Graphic Canon of Childrens' Literature. Her first graphic novel, The Inflatable Woman, was published by Bloomsbury.
Employing supernatural elements to represent a child's grieving process, Ball's viscerally moving graphic novel of parental loss unfolds like a haunting dream. -- Publishers Weekly