Agent: Laurel Symonds
Mirka Hokkanen is an author-illustrator, with a love for fun quirky animal characters. She began her career as a fine art printmaker before transitioning to picture book illustration. She is the illustrator of two books: FOUR OTTER TOBOGGAN: AN ANIMAL COUNTING BOOK and the forthcoming HARMONY HUMBOLT: THE PERFECT PETS QUEEN. When not holding a paint brush or a pen, Mirka likes to hike, knit, sew, and spend time with her family which includes her patient husband, three energetic kids, and two pets.