Berry Writers Festival - 25 - 27 October 2024Berry Writers Festival 2024 - 25-27 October 2024
Because words matter

Michael Robotham

Michael Robotham is a former feature writer and investigative reporter, who has worked in Britain, Australia and America. Storm Child, his new Cyrus and Evie thriller, is due to be published in July 2024. Michael's debut thriller, The Suspect, introduced clinical psychologist Joe O'Loughlin, and sold over one million copies worldwide, launching a nine-book series. It has been adapted into an ITV series, starring Aidan Turner. Michael's standalone thriller, The Secrets She Keeps, has also been the basis of two BBC TV series. He has twice won the prestigious UK Crime Writers' Association, Gold Dagger Award, for best crime novel, as well as the Ian Fleming Steel Dagger, for When She Was Good, a Richard & Judy Book Club pick. Michael lives in Sydney. 2024 marks the 20th anniversary of Michael's first book, The Suspect, being published. 

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The Berry Writers Festival acknowledges the Dharawal and Dhurga language-speaking groups who are traditional owners of this area. We acknowledge their customs and culture, which have nourished, and continue to nourish, this land. And we extend our respects to Elders, past, present, and future.

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