Gabriela Harding was born in Romania, where she earned a degree in English Language and Literature and worked as an English teacher. She studied Latin, French, Spanish and Modern Greek.
Before she moved to London, Gabriela wrote a collection of poetry that won a National Poetry Award.
One of her short stories,'The Trumpet Player,' appeared on the notable contenders' list at the Bristol Short Story Competition in 2013. Three other stories were published in the UK by 'Dream Catcher', 'First Edition Literary Magazine', and 'A Million Stories'.
'Santa Claws' is her first novel.