Kate Evangelista

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About me

Industry Publishing
Occupation Writer
Location Philippines
Introduction Kate Evangelista is a young adult writer, creative writing teacher, and a mother to six rambunctious cats. Born in the Philippines, she attended college in De La Salle University – Manila and holds a Bachelor’s of Arts in Literature and a Master’s in Creative Writing. She got her start in publishing with small presses like the now-defunct Crescent Moon Press until she moved on to medium presses like Entangled Teen and eventually being selected as part of Swoon Reads’ third season of authors. Her debut novel, TASTE, even became an Amazon bestseller. Her latest novel, THE BOYFRIEND BRACKET (Swoon Reads, 2018), was well-received by NPR and is now in the running for a movie adaptation with the A&E Network. She is represented by Jemiscoe Chambers-Black at Andrea Brown Literary Agency.
Interests When pen meets paper.
Favorite Movies The ending in fifteen minutes rule still applies.
Favorite Music If the lyrics are good and I like the tune, I'm sold.
Favorite Books I don't play favorites with the books or else they become insecure and highly competitive for my attention.