Isabela Noronha is a Brazilian writer and freelance journalist based in São Paulo.

She studied Creative Writing in London at Brunel University in 2012. Her first novel MINUS ONE won the Curtis Brown Prize, and was published to critical acclaim by Companhia das Letras in Brazil in 2015. Her children’s book O Garoto que Engolia Palavras (The Boy Who Swallowed Words) won the Barco a Vapor prize and was published by Edições SM in August 2014.

Shortlisted for the Prêmio São Paulo de Literatura 2016