Yvette Walker is an Australian writer of Irish ancestry. Yvette has a BA (Honours) and a PhD from Curtin University. She was a writing fellow at Varuna, the Writers House, in 2009 and again in 2011. Her debut novel, Letters to the End of Love (UQP, 2013) won the 2014 WA Premier’s Book Awards (WA Emerging Writer) and was shortlisted for the 2014 NSW Premier’s Literary Awards (Glenda Adams Award for New Writing). Her short fiction has been published in Review of Australian Fiction and The Nightwatchman. Yvette is currently working full-time on her second novel.