Authors Breadcrumb Separator Carla Maia de Almeida

Awards and mentions

  • Premio Fundación Cuatrogatos Award 2018 (Mexico)
  • White Ravens Catalogue 2014 (Germany)
  • Prémios Autores SPA Awards nominee for Best Young Adult Book 2014 (Portugal)

 

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Carla Maia de Almeida

Author

Carla Maia de Almeida was born in Matosinhos, on January 12, 1969. She is a journalist since 1992. She has a degree and a post-graduation in Media Studies from the New University of Lisbon and a post-graduation in Children’s Books from the Portuguese Catholic University.

With Caminho she has published O gato e a Rainha Só (illustrations by Júlio Vanzeler, 2005), Não quero usar óculos (illustrations by André Letria, 2008), and Ainda falta muito? (illustrations by Alex Gozblau, 2009). She has also published a short story in Capuchinho Vermelho: Histórias Secretas e Outras Menos (Bags of Books, 2012) and A Lebre de Chumbo, with illustrations by Alex Gozblau (APCC, 2012). She lives in Lisbon and practices gardening at the blog O Jardim Assombrado (The Haunted Garden).

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