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Our Mentors

Gabriela Martins
This 2020, Gabriela Martins is mentoring Young Adult
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Gabriela Martins
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Gabriela Martins is a Brazilian author and linguist, obsessed with cats and ‘00s music. She has been a high school teacher for the past decade, and as a TED Ed-Club facilitator, she helped teens develop their own talks in TED format and present to audiences, including a presentation on a TED stage during TED Weekend. She edited and self-published a pro-bono LGBTQ+ anthology (KEEP FAITH) with all funds going to queer people in need. On YouTube (/c/GabrielaMartinsWrites), she posts videos helping upcoming and established authors. She also hosts monthly webinars, with themes ranging from Linguistics in Fiction to Self-Care for Writers. Find her on Twitter at @gabhimartins, on Instagram at @gabhi, and visit her website at gabrielawrites.com.

Agent:
Chelsea Eberly
Greenhouse Literary Agency

For Pitch Wars 2020, Gabriela Martins is co-mentoring with Adiba Jaigirdar.

Favorite Books

Dare Me by Megan Abbott
Saints And Misfits by S. K. Ali
I Believe In A Thing Called Love by Maurene Goo
When Dimple Met Rishi by Sandhya Menon
You Should See Me In A Crown by Leah Johnson

Years Mentored
2020