Cecil Castellucci

Cecil Castellucci
Cecil Castellucci

Cecil Castellucci is the author of books and graphic novels for young adults including Boy Proof (Candlewick Press, February 2005), The Plain Janes (Minx, May 2007), First Day on Earth (Scholastic Press, November 2011), The Year of the Beasts (Roaring Brook Press, May 2012) , Tin Star  (Roaring Brook Press, February 2014), Stone in the Sky (Roaring Brook Press, February 2015)and the Eisner nominated Odd Duck (First Second, May 2013).  Most recently published is Moving Target: A Princess Leia Adventure (Disney Lucasfilm Press, September 2015).  She is the Children’s Correspondence Coordinator for The Rumpus, a two time Macdowell Fellow and the founding YA Editor at the LA Review of Books.

Find out more about her work at castellucci.wordpress.com and tweet her @misscecil.

Cecil will appear on the Middle Grade Stage at Tots, Tweens, & Teens Book Festival on May 14, 2016.