Sofia Szamosi

Sofia Szamosi is an artist, author and zinester from New York City. She is obsessed with analog photo booths and lives in Massachusetts with her husband, daughter and three-toothed pomeranian named Breakfast.


What was your favorite book when you were a child?

Amelia’s Notebook by Marissa Moss

What’s your favorite line from a book?

“An uninterpreted dream is like an unread letter.” ― Stephanie Feldman, The Angel of Losses

Who are your top three favorite authors or illustrators?

Alison Bechdel, Marjane Satrapi, Maira Kalman

Why did you want to become an author or illustrator?

So I could contribute to the world the best way I know how. And have an excuse to draw all day!

Do you have any advice for future authors or illustrators?

Make what’s fun!