About the Author
Celia Straus is an award-winning writer for print, film and video. Her awards include eight Cine Golden Eagles, six Tellys, three Ohio State Awards for Excellence in Children’s Television and numerous other awards. She is a graduate of Mary Washington College of the University of Virginia, and earned an M.A. in English literature from Georgetown University. She has taught English and drama to high school and college students. She lives in Washington, D.C., with her husband and two daughters.