Celeste McHaleCeleste Fletcher McHale is a Southern Lit author from Central Louisiana. Her debut novel, The Secret to Hummingbird Cake, is being released through HarperCollins Christian Publishing in February 2016.

Celeste attended Louisiana State University and Northwestern State University where she majored in history. She currently lives on her century-old family farm and enjoys family, writing, football, baseball, and raising a variety of animals.