Michele Gorman is an American-born British author of chick-lit genre books, including Single in the City, Misfortune Cookie and The Twelve Days to Christmas. She also writes commercial fiction under the pen name Jamie Scott.
Derf and Derf Backderf are the pseudonyms of American artist John Backderf, most famous for the comic strip The City, which has appeared in a number of alternative newspapers since In Derf won the Robert F. Kennedy Journalism Award for cartooning. Gardner, Alan. "John Backderf wins Robert F. Kennedy Journalism award", May 1, 2006, The Daily Cartoonist. Accessed September 24, Archived from original September 24,