Jeff Lemire is a comic artist from Toronto, Canada. After self-publishing the Xeric Award-winning comic book 'Lost Dogs' in 2005 through his Ashtray Press imprint, Lemire joined Top Shelf Productions. Born and raised on a farm in Essex County, Canada, Lemire is the author of the Eisner and Harvey Award nominated graphic novel 'Essex County' trilogy ('Tales from the Farm', 'Ghost Stories', 'The County Nurse').
He has also published the graphic novel 'The Nobody' and has a monthly series called 'Sweet Tooth' for DC Comics/Vertigo. Lemire is also a writer for DC's 'Superboy' and 'Atom'. His science-fiction strip 'Fortress' appears in the quarterly UR Magazine.