Nina Killham is the author of three novels: How to Cook a Tart, Mounting Desire, Believe Me. Her short story, My Wife the Hyena, was included in the Best British Short Stories 2013. She has lived in Washington, D.C., Los Angeles, Brussels, Copenhagen, Paris, Singapore, London and now Melbourne. She currently tutors creative writing, talks books for The School of Life and is working on her fourth novel. Mostly she obsesses about her latest passions: bottlebrushes and grevilleas.