Photo by Bill Miles

Photo by Bill Miles

Wendy Walker

Wendy Walker is a former family law attorney in Fairfield County, Connecticut who began writing while at home raising her three sons. She published two novels with St. Martin’s Press and edited multiple compilations for the Chicken Soup for the Soul series before writing her debut psychological thriller, All is Not Forgotten in 2016, which was a USA Today bestseller. Her second thriller, Emma In The Night, was released the following year and was an international bestseller. Her latest novel, The Night Before, was published in May 2019, and has been optioned for televsision by 20th Century Fox, with Eva Longoria set to produce.

Wendy earned her J. D., magna cum laude, at the Georgetown University Law Center where she was awarded the American Jurisprudence award for her performance in Contracts and Advanced Criminal Procedure. She received her undergraduate degree, magna cum laude, from Brown University and attended The London School of Economics and Political Science as part of her undergraduate studies.

Prior to her legal career, Wendy was a financial analyst at Goldman, Sachs & Co., in the mergers and acquisitions group. She has also volunteered at the ACLU, Connecticut Legal Services and Figure Skating in Harlem where she served on the Board of Directors for over twelve years.

Wendy’s lastest, Don’t Look for Me, will be out September 2020, and she’s currently working on her fifth thriller, while managing a busy household.

Walker excels at exploiting multiple timelines and ample misdirection to maximize the suspense of her twist-filled tale.
— Publishers Weekly