Jannali is the author of My Father’s Shadow, a young adult thriller set in the Blue Mountains, winner of the 2015 Black&Write! fellowship. Her fiction and non-fiction works has been published in Australia and overseas, including in Southerly, Overland, Westerly and the Review of Australian Fiction. She completed a Master of Arts in Creative Writing at the University of Technology, Sydney. She is currently working on a crime-fiction novel.