Writer, researcher, and educationist from Turkey. Born in Malatya. He got his Bachelor degree from Atatürk University, the Department of Turkish Language and Literature. He worked in Siirt, Yalova and Samsun as a teacher.
Melih Yılmaz’s first novel “Gece/Bir Güneydoğu Masalı” published in 2008 with Journalist/writer Aydın Engin’s and writer Necati Güngör’s presentation and preface. Writer’s second and third books “Birinci Paketi” and “Gazel Kuşları Japon Balıkları” were published respectively in 2009 and 2013. Along with the novels his book “Şemsi Belli/Hayatı/Sanatı ve Eserleri” where he discovers the life and literature of Şemsi Belli came out under the “Malatya Books Series” of Governorship of Malatya.
Melih Yılmaz was rewarded with the third place in Tudem Literature Awards with his historical fiction “Minşar Uykuları” in 2018.
Novel: Gece / Bir Güneydoğu Masalı (2008), Birinci Paketi (2009), Gazel Kuşları ve Ja-pon Balıkları (2013), Minşar Uykuları (2018), Dağın Öteki Yüzündeki Çiçekli Bahçe (2022).
Biography: Şemsi Belli / Hayatı - Sanatı - Eserleri (2013).
Research: “Seni Seviyorum Hekimhan" Cahit Uçuk'un Anı ve Romanlarında Hekimhan - Hekimhan 1920/1923 (2015).
Children's Book: Anneme Selam Söyleyin Kuşlar (2017).