Deirdre Sullivan is a writer and teacher from Galway. She has written seven acclaimed books for young adults, including Savage Her Reply (Little Island 2020), Perfectly Preventable Deaths (Hot Key Books 2019), and Tangleweed and Brine (Little Island 2017). She is a recipient of the CBI Book of the Year Award and An Post Irish Book Award for YA. Her short fiction has appeared in Banshee and The Dublin Review.
I Want to Know That I Will Be Okay is her first book for adults.