Mup Machado (6) 

Arianna Machado (16)

Dad Machado

Waasi (12) & Dirty Bird

Mr. Leopold


a graphic novel

Mup © is a 278-page graphic novel following two girls on their adventure to save the world and learn to accept the changes that come with time, while staying true to themselves. 

  • Pages:  278

  • Word count:  4,632 

  • Panels:  1,167

  • Audience:  6-11 year olds, beginning readers, reluctant readers

  • Key themes:  Coming of age, action adventure, self-discovery, nature and environment, friendship and fitting in,  Africa, dinosaurs, strong female leads, multi-cultural

  • The story (previously titled Meeting Me) was a quarter finalist in the Final Draft Sceenplay Competition 2018





Raea Gragg is an author, illustrator, and animator specializing in graphic novels and children's books