How Humboldt’s pages blew my mind
Andrea Wulf describes how she turned Alexander von Humboldt's diaries and sketches into a graphic novel
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Lillian Melcher is an illustrator living and working in Boston, Ma. Her first book The Adventures of Alexander Von Humboldt, written by Andrea Wulf, is a graphic work of non-fiction exploring the early life of naturalist Alexander Von Humboldt and his contributions to environmentalism. Lillian graduated in 2016 from Parsons School of Design with a degree in illustration. She has been honored with the SCBWI Student Illustrator Scholarship for her picture book portfolio.