Sequoia Nagamatsu Explores the Full Spectrum of Grief

January 20, 2022

At the Star Tribune, Sequoia Nagamatsu discusses his debut novel, How High We Go in the Dark, which explores what happens when a virus is unleashed on the planet. Surprisingly, the book does contain moments of humor amid the darkness. “When you’re talking about a tragic event or having lost somebody,” Nagamatsu explains, “you’re going to cry but you’re also going to laugh. I wanted to acknowledge that the full spectrum of emotions is going to be there.”

is a writer and illustrator. She is the author of two illustrated books, Last Night's Reading (Penguin Books, 2015) and Sanpaku (Archaia 2018).

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