Michael Hyde has been writing for over 30 years – mainly for adolescents and YA. Examples of his work are MAX, Tyger Tyger, Hey Joe and Surfing Goliath – all critically acclaimed. All along the Watchtower, was his memoir of the sixties in Australia.
After 25 years as an English teacher Michael lectured in Creative Writing, Sports Writing and Children’s Literature at Victoria University and conducts writing workshops for students and teachers across Australia.
More recently he appeared on the award winning SBS 4 part documentary on ASIO, ‘Persons of Interest’.
His latest novel is Footy Dreaming.