Robert Wells is the creator of the graphic novel Back, Sack & Crack (& Brain) – an autobiographical comedy about his long history of embarrassing health problems.
He has been writing and drawing comics since the 1990s and his previous comics include Crisp Biscuit, Colin Comix and Department of the Peculiar (with writer Rol Hirst). He has also produced illustrations for magazines such as Music Tech and Metal Hammer.
The first 15 pages of Back, Sack & Crack (& Brain) were shortlisted for the 2014 Myriad Editions First Graphic Novel Prize. It was published in the UK by Robinson / Little, Brown in 2017 and will be available in the US & Canada through Hatchette towards the end of 2018.
Robert grew up in South London but now lives in Kent with his wife, their two dogs, and an extremely irritable bowel.