Danielle Binks is an editor, book blogger, literary agent and youth literature advocate. She edited and contributed to Begin, End, Begin: A #LoveOzYA Anthology, of new Australian young adult writing by some of Australia’s favourite YA authors and inspired by the grassroots #LoveOzYA movement. The short story in the #LoveOzYA anthology is her first book publication, and marks Binks as an emerging voice in the Australian YA landscape. She established her book review blog Alpha Reader in 2009, the same year she completed professional writing and editing studies at RMIT. Her creative writing has featured in Voiceworks, The Sydney Morning Herald and Yen Magazine, and she has been a columnist for Kill Your Darlings, writing on children’s and young adult literature topics.