GERVASIO TROCHE fell in love with comics as a kid, and never looked back. He studied under Horacio Lalia, a well-known comic artist in Argentina and Italy for four years, then struck out on his own, founding an an independent studio called La Productora. Gervasio has published 16 books in the United States, Spain, France, and Brazil. Some of his American credits include Monsters and Science and Ancient Myths: a graphic retelling for Capstone, Strangeways for Highway 66 and The Magic If for Headless Shakespeare.