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Our Mentors

Sophie Gonzales
This 2020, Sophie Gonzales is mentoring Young Adult
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Sophie Gonzales
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Sophie Gonzales writes Young Adult queer contemporary with memorable characters, biting wit and endless heart. She is the author of THE LAW OF INERTIA and ONLY MOSTLY DEVASTATED. Her forthcoming YA books, PERFECT ON PAPER and OFF THE RECORD, are due to be released in March 2021 with Wednesday Books. When she isn’t writing, Sophie can be found ice skating, performing in musical theatre, and practicing the piano. She currently lives in Melbourne, Australia where she works as a psychologist.

For Pitch Wars 2020, Sophie Gonzales is co-mentoring with Amelia Diane Coombs.

Other Published Works

The Law of Inertia (Amberjack Publishing, October 2018)
Only Mostly Devastated (Wednesday Books, March 2020)
Off The Record (Wednesday Books, Fall 2021)

Favorite Books

Wilder Girls by Rory Power, The Wicker King by K. Ancrum, The Cruel Prince by Holly Black, We Are the Ants by Shaun David Hutchinson, Not Even Bones by Rebecca Schaeffer

Years Mentored
2020
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