Gail D. Villanueva is a Filipino author born and based in the Philippines. MY FATE ACCORDING TO THE BUTTERFLY, her debut novel, was a 2019 Kirkus Best Book of the Year, an Amazon Best Book of the Month Editor’s Pick, and an NCSS-CBC Notable Social Studies Trade Book for Young People. Her next middle grade novel, SUGAR AND SPITE (Scholastic), will be published on April 20, 2021. Gail is also a web designer, an entrepreneur, and a graphic artist. She loves pineapple pizza, seafood, and chocolate, but not in a single dish together (ewww). Gail and her husband live in the outskirts of Manila with their dogs, ducks, turtles, cats, and one friendly but lonesome chicken.
In Pitch Wars 2017, Gail co-mentored with Isabelle Adrid.
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