Author & Educator
Episode 2 – Season 1
Galante is the author of four middle grade novels, three young-adult novels, an 8-book chapter book series, and two adult novels.
Her first book, The Patron Saint of Butterflies, (2008) was the recipient of numerous awards, including an Original Voices Award by Borders, an Oprah Pick for Teens, and a Best Book of the Year by the NAIBA.
Her first adult novel, The Invisibles, published by Harper Collins in 2017, was released to rave reviews in USA Today and Forbes Magazine.
Cecilia teaches eighth grade English at Wyoming Seminary’s Lower School and is a faculty member at Wilkes University’s Creative Writing Department. She lives in Kingston, PA with her three children.
To learn more about Cecilia’s novels, series and current projects check out the link below.