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Francesca Cavallo

Author - Speaker - Entrepreneur



Francesca Cavallo is the co-author of the global bestselling book series "Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls" and the co-founder of the company that created it, Timbuktu Labs. Francesca launched the two most successful crowdfunding campaigns in the history of publishing, creating a movement for the empowerment of young girls that inspired millions of people around the world. An LGBTQ activist and an entrepreneur, Francesca parted ways with Rebel Girls in January 2019 and she started UNDERCATS, INC. a new company producing original IP that inspires families all over the world to embrace diversity and gender equality. Francesca's books have sold more than 4 million copies and have been translated into 50 languages.


Up and coming

"Elfi al quinto piano" is Francesca's latest book! It was published in Italy by Feltrinelli in November 2019 and it became an instant bestseller. It is her first novel, a revolutionary Christmas tale about the moral leadership of children. Stay tuned for a worldwide release in the Winter of 2020.


"Over the course of the past few years, I have invited girls and women all over the world to dream bigger, aim higher and fight harder. It is my passion, my privilege and the joy of my life to tell stories that help families all over the world embrace the values of diversity and gender equality."

Francesca Cavallo, Founder & CEO at Undercats, Inc.


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