Yaara Shehori is an Israeli novelist. She has been an editor of Hebrew literature at the Keter Publishing House since 2013. Her first book of poems Thumb, Tooth, Wing (Am Oved Publishing) was published in 2010. Her book of novelettes Years of milk (Keter Publishing) was published in 2013. Her novel, “Aquarium”(Keter Publishing) was published in 2016.
In 2014 Yaara was awarded the Prime Minister Levi Eshkol Creative Writing Prize for Writers and Poets, and the Minister of Culture’s Prize for Upcoming Writers.