David Ciccarelli is the author of the middle grade monster book "The No Such Things," the picture book "Don't Eat That!" and the science fiction novel "Mesh: Book One." His award-winning screenplay, "Hospitality," was made into a short film. In 2018, his high school satire, "Civic Virtue," was a quarterfinalist in the Nicholl Fellowship and Scriptapalooza contests, as well as a second rounder in the Austin Film Fest. Before that, his science fiction script,"The Alpha Six," ranked first on the Triggerstreet Production contest.
In addition to screenwriting, Mr. Ciccarelli has worked as a movie trailer editor, background actor, production assistant, and high school history teacher. He lives in Massachusetts with his wife, two sons, and two dogs.