Lygia is the author of , coming 9.27.22 (Clarion/HarperCollins), (HarperTeen), and (Macmillan). She also teaches child stars on television and movie sets. Her students have included cast members of Gossip Girl, Boardwalk Empire, I Am Legend, Spielberg's West Side Story, and others. She lives on Long Island with her husband, where she rides horses and flies from a trapeze.
Follow her on Twitter and Instagram @lygiaday.