Gabrielle is a writer, teacher and designer living in Vancouver, Canada. You can read about her books at www.gabrielleprendergast.com.
In 2014 she was the Writer in Residence at Vancouver Public Library. In 2015 she was nominated for the BC Book Prizes and chosen to tour the province to promote BC Books. In 2017 Gabrielle took part in the TD Canada Children’s Book Week Tour. She has also been nominated for the White Pine Award and the CLA Award. Her 2017 YA science fiction series Zero Repeat Forever was sold at auction for mid six figures to Simon & Schuster, with foreign deals in Mexico, Brazil and Turkey as well an an audio book. She is represented by Barbara Poelle of the Irene Goodman Literary Agency.
Gabrielle won the Westchester Award for Audacious. Audacious was included in CBC’s list of 100 YA Books That Make You Proud to be Canadian. A poem from Capricious was chosen for the 2014 Poetry in Transit Program. Pandas on the East Side was chosen as an Ontario Library Association Best Bet for Junior Fiction in 2016. It was also nominated/shortlisted for the Chocolate Lily Award, The Red Cedar Award, the Diamond Willow Award and the Myrca Award.