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Gail Nall
Gail Nall is not mentoring this year, but has mentored Middle Grade
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Gail Nall
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Gail Nall lives in Louisville, Kentucky with her family, Bagle puppy, and more cats than necessary. She once drove a Zamboni, has camped in the snow in June, and almost got trampled in Paris. Gail is the author of the Aladdin/S&S middle grade novels OUT OF TUNE, BREAKING THE ICE, the YOU’RE INVITED series (co-authored with Jen Malone), and BEST. NIGHT. EVER. (co-authored). She is also the author of the young adult novel, EXIT STAGE LEFT (Epic Reads Impulse/HarperCollins). She served as a Pitch Wars mentor in 2013, 2014, and 2016.

Favorite Books
  • Under A Painted Sky by Stacey Lee
  • The Princess Diaries by Meg Cabot
  • My Near-Death Adventures (99% True!) by Alison DeCamp
  • Denton Little’s Deathdate by Lance Rubin
  • Done Dirt Cheap by Sarah Nicole Lemon
Years Mentored
2013, 2014, 2016
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