Cecil Castellucci

Cecil Castellucci is the author of books and graphic novels for young adults including Boy ProofThe P.L.A.I.N. JanesThe Year of the BeastsTin Star, and the Eisner-nominated Odd Duck. In 2015, she co-authored Moving Target: A Princess Leia Adventure. She is currently writing Shade, The Changing Girl, an ongoing comic on Gerard Way’s Young Animal imprint at DC Comics. And her newest Graphic Novel Soupy Leaves Home was released in April 2017. Her short stories and short comics have been published in Strange HorizonsTor.com, WomanthologyStar Trek: Waypoint, and Vertigo SFX: Slam! 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. She lives in Los Angeles. Photo by Eric Charles.