About Me

Emily Gale has been involved in the children’s book industry for nearly twenty years.

Emily’s writing includes two novels for teenagers – Girl, Aloud in 2009, Steal My Sunshine in 2013 – and Eliza Boom’s Diary, in 2014, for younger readers. Her next novel, The Other Side of Summer, will be published in June 2016 by Penguin Random House.

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School Visits
The Other Side of Summer

The Other Side of Summer

My next book is called The Other Side of Summer.

It’s for readers of roughly 11+ years and Penguin Random House will be publishing it in June 2016.

“This perfectly pitched piece is a beauty.”
Bec Kavanagh, Stella Prize Schools Coordinator and chair of LoveOzYA

To Read a sample, hear the song, and meet Tim & Emma, visit The Other Side of Summer Website

School Visits

November 2, 2016 5:05 pm

I live in Melbourne and would love to visit primary or secondary schools, or public libraries, in 2016 and 2017...

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Eliza Boom Fans

April 18, 2016 11:42 am

Some wonderful photos and videos that readers of Eliza Boom have sent me. Click here to watch Lilou from Holland...

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My Reading Life: 2015

May 10, 2015 10:30 am

In 2015 I read about 100 books, mostly young adult fiction, a fair bit of middle-grade, and a handful of...

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The Long-Lost Book

December 16, 2012 3:18 pm

The works of Eleanor Brown and Alberta Frank I thought I had no pedigree in children’s books, that I came...

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