Vivian Zhou is a Chinese-Canadian cartoonist. Her debut graphic novel, Atana and the Firebird, was published in 2023, with a sequel to follow in 2025. When she isn’t busy drawing, she can be found fruitlessly lint-rolling her cat’s fur from her couch.

Vivian is a graduate of Sheridan College’s Bachelor of Animation program. She currently resides in Halifax, Nova Scotia.


Atana and the Firebird (HarperAlley, 2023)
– Untitled Atana Sequel (HarperAlley, Summer 2025)
– The Crow Princess (First Second, 2027)

Upcoming Events – 2024

✦ January 25th-28th: Angoulême International Comics Festival
✦ May 11th -12th: Toronto Comic Arts Festival
✦ May 18th-19th: Vancouver Comic Arts Festival