Tim Lane is a graphic novelist and freelance illustrator. His most recent graphic novel, Abandoned Cars, published by Fantagraphics Books, was nominated for the Ignatz Award for Outstanding Collection of Stories and has been translated into French and Spanish. The paperback edition of Abandoned Cars was released in April 2010. Lane's comics are widely published in anthologies, including Fantagraphics' Hotwire and MOME, the Kean Review, Smoke Signal, and DC Comic's Bizarro World. He also contributes infographics to the Believer Magazine, the most recent of which appears in the September 2013 issue.