Liliana Leone grew up in Cleveland, Ohio where she attended CSU and graduated with a Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) degree in Accounting. Being first generation Italian-American, Liliana began Kindergarten speaking Italian in her classroom but eventually learned English just by observing and listening to classmates and her teacher. She is fluent in Italian and has basic knowledge of Spanish and French. Liliana adores to travel, especially to Italy to visit family, and enjoys experiencing different cultures. In 2014, Liliana started her own company, Abruzzo Publishing, to self-publish her first book in her children’s book series, Les Cinq Eiffels®. A one-woman publishing house, Liliana is not just an author but an illustrator, artist, designer, public speaker, marketer and so much more!