Yvette Walker has a BA (Honours) and a PhD from Curtin University. She was a writing fellow at Varuna, the Writer's Centre, in 2009 and again in 2011. Her debut novel, Letters to the End of Love, was published by University of Queensland Press.
Letters to the End of Love won a 2014 WA Premier's Book Award (WA Emerging Writer) and was shortlisted for a 2014 NSW Premier's Book Award (Glenda Adam's Award for New Writing). She is currently working full time on her second novel called Stranger, If You Passing Meet Me.