Kylie Ladd is a novelist and freelance writer.

Her essays and articles have appeared in The AgeGriffith ReviewO Magazine, The Sydney Morning Herald, Good MedicineKill Your DarlingsThe Hoopla and MamaMia, among others.

Kylie’s first novel, After the Fall, was published in Australia, the US and Turkey, while her second, Last Summer, was highly commended in the 2011 Federation of Australian Writers Christina Stead Award for fiction.

Her previous books are Naked: Confessions of Adultery and Infidelity and Living with Alzheimer’s and Other Dementias.

Kylie’s third novel, Into My Arms, has been selected as one of Get Reading’s Fifty Books You Can’t Put Down for 2013.

She holds a PhD in neuropsychology, and lives in Melbourne, Australia, with her husband and two children.

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