Trent Dalton

Trent Dalton is a staff writer for The Weekend Australian Magazine and a former assistant editor of The Courier-Mail. He’s a two-time winner of a Walkley Award for Excellence in Journalism&44; a three-time winner of a Kennedy Award for Excellence in NSW Journalism and a four-time winnerof the national News Awards Feature Journalist of the … Continued

Rob Ewing

Rob Ewing is a GP and lives on a small island off the Scottish coast. His poetry and short fiction have been published by New Writing UK&44; New Writing Scotland&44; and performed on BBC Radio. This is his debut novel.

Nathan Filer

Nathan Filer is a registered mental health nurse. He is also a performance poet&44; contributing regularly to literary events across the UK. His work has been broadcast on television and radio. The Shock of the Fall is his first novel.

Warren FitzGerald

Warren FitzGerald was born in 1973. Since graduating from Warwick University he has been a professional singer and worked with children and adults with disabilities. He has undertaken several voluntary projects overseas including building a health centre in Kibungo&44; Rwanda (the setting for The Go-Away Bird). He lives in London.

Lucy Foley

Lucy Foley studied English Literature at Durham and UCL universities. She then worked for several years as a fiction editor in the publishing industry – during which time she also wrote her debut, The Book of Lost and Found. Lucy now writes full-time, and is busy travelling (for research, naturally!) and working on her next … Continued

Amitav Ghosh

Amitav Ghosh was born in India and spent his childhood in Bangladesh&44; Sri Lanka and northern India. He was educated in Delhi&44; Oxford and Egypt and has taught in a number of Indian and American universities. He is the author of a travel book and three novels. His work has appeared in publications worldwide&44; including … Continued