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Emily Gale has been involved in the children’s book industry for nearly twenty years and has worked as an editor, reviewer, talent finder and literary award judge. She spent several happy years at independent bookshop Readings as a children’s book buyer, during which time she was instrumental in establishing their Children’s Book Prize.

Emily’s writing includes three novels for teenagers – Girl, Aloud, Steal My Sunshine and The Other Side of Summer – and Eliza Boom’s Diary for younger readers. In 2017 The Other Side of Summer was shortlisted for the Victorian Premier’s Literary Awards (Writing for Young Adults) and the Aurealis Awards (Best Young Adult Novel).

Books by Emily Gale

I Am Out With Lanterns
The Other Side of Summer
Steal My Sunshine