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 and We Are Not Okay in 2019, all published by HQ Young Adult. Natália currently lives in Scotland and is working on her fourth young adult novel, which will be published by HQ in February 2021.