Michael Gerard Bauer is an in-demand speaker and a popular writer for children and young adults. His books have been shortlisted, won numerous awards and are used as class texts in many schools around Australia.
Born in Brisbane, Michael attended the University of Queensland where he gained an Arts degree with a double major in English Literature. He became a teacher, who has now retired to write full time.
Together with his wife and children Meg and Joe, Michael lives in the beautiful Brisbane suburb of Ashgrove.
Multi published here in Australia, Michael books are now published in the USA and Europe.