Natália Gomes graduated from the University of Stirling with a B.A. in Media Studies, and is currently completing an MLitt in Literature and Creative Writing. She also holds an M.Ed. in Education and worked for several years in the US public education system.
Her first novel, Dear Charlie, came out in 2016, followed by Blackbird in 2017, We Are Not Okay in 2019 and After the Rain in 2021, all published by HQ Young Adult. Natália currently lives in Scotland.