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Justin Castaneda is a writer and illustrator from the south side of Chicago. He studied animation at the Illinois Institute of Art in Schaumburg where he earned his degree in Media Art. 

He is the creator of When I Was Little children's picture book series and the hardcover children's book, HEART. He has worked on such titles as Aw Yeah Comics, Scratch 9Albert The Alien, and Omega Comics Presents.

He is currently working on Wonder Care Presents: The Kinder Guardians with writer Victor Dandridge.