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Cecil Castellucci's Biography

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Los Angeles
Apr 2009

Cecil Castellucci has published three novels for young adults, Boy Proof,  The Queen of Cool and Beige all on Candlewick Press. She also wrote the graphic novels The PLAIN Janes and Janes in Love illustrated by Jim Rugg, which was the launch title for DC Comics Minx line of graphic novels for young adults.  She has had short stories in Wizards of the Coast's Magic in the Mirrorstone Anthology and Candlewick Press's Cabinet of Curiosities Anthology.  She is the co-editor, with Holly Black, of the anthology Geektastic and  Upcoming in 2010  is a new YA novel Rose Sees Red.  Her books have been on ALA's BBYA, Quick Pick for Reluctant Readers, Great Graphic Novels for Teens lists as well as the NYPL Books for the Teen Age and the Amelia Bloomer list. In addition to  writing books, she writes plays, makes movies and occasionally rocks out. 

Upcoming Works

Rose Sees Red (Scholastic 2010)
Grandma's Gloves (Candlewick 2010)


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Recommended Links


Candlewick Press
Scholastic Press
Little, Brown
DC Comics

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