Gayle C. Krause is a PAL member of SCBWI, KIDLIT, INK, a past member of the Historical Novel Society and the Poet’s Garage. She’s served on the Rhyming Revolution Selection Committee, choosing the “best” rhyming picture book for 2015, 2016, and 2017. She also serves on the YA Advisory Board for Clear Fork Publishing. A Master educator, she’s taught Children’s Literature to prospective teachers at the secondary and post-secondary levels. Ms. Krause writes poetry, fantasy, contemporary, and historical fiction for Young Adult, Middle Grade, and young children. You can find the latest news about her books at www.gayleckrause.com
Gayle’s first YA novel, RATGIRL: Song of the Viper (Noble Romance 2013), a fairytale retold as an urban fantasy was nominated for the Boston Globe/Horn Book Award. She has three forthcoming books from Clearfork Publishing, Daddy, Can You See the Moon? (for children of deployed soldiers/wounded warriors – 11/2018), a MG fantasy series, and a poetry collection.