WILHELM STAEHLE is the pseudonym of Will Staehle, a Seattle-based artist and designer. A\r\nformer art director for HarperCollins, he has designed and illustrated numerous jackets for\r\nMichael Chabon, Michael Crichton, and a host of best-selling authors. Print magazine named him\r\none of the Top 20 Under 30 New Visual Artists, and he exhibited a solo show of work at the Type Directors Club.
An illustrated middle-grade fiction series with Gothic and Victorian overtones featuring the misadventures of a cursed 12-year-old bellhop trying to save his family's hotel from the clutches of evil. At the end of the second book in the Warren the 13th series, the Warren Hotel had transformed into a...[more]
At the conclusion of Tania Del Rio and Will Staehle's first novel, Warren the 13th and the All-Seeing Eye, we learned that the Warren Hotel had secret mechanical legs--and the book ended with the hotel walking off into the sunset. This sequel reunites Warren, Petula, and the entire hotel staff for an all-new...[more]
Curses! Witches! Secret codes! Monsters! And more! Meet Warren the 13th, a cursed 12-year-old Victorian bellhop who’s terribly unlucky . . . yet perpetually optimistic, hard-working, and curious. Orphan Warren’s pride and joy is his family’s hotel, but he’s been miserable ever since his evil...[more]
Wilhelm Staehle’s Silhouette Masterpiece Theater (silhouettemasterpiecetheater.com) is the rare Web comic that deserves to be printed. Each panel in the popular weekly strip features a painstakingly detailed etching carved from a beautiful painting; the results are gorgeous and very funny. These two...[more]