Cecil Castellucci is the author of books and graphic novels for young adults including Boy Proof, The Plain Janes, First Day on Earth, The Year of the Beasts and Odd Duck.Her picture book, Grandma's Gloves, won the California Book Award Gold Medal. Her short stories have been published in Strange Horizons, YARN, Tor.com, and variousanthologies including, Teeth, After and Interfictions 2. She is the YA editor of the Los Angeles Review of Books, Children's Correspondence Coordinator for The Rumpus and a twotime Macdowell Fellow. She lives in Los Angeles.