Michael Burrows

Michael Burrows is an author, poet and screenwriter from Perth, named one of the Sydney Morning Herald’s Best Young Australian Novelists. His stories have been published in magazines such as Fudoki, Aurealis, Voiceworks, Litro, and many more, all over the world. His debut novel Where the Line Breaks, shortlisted for the Fogarty Literary Award 2019, was published by Fremantle Press in April 2021. Michael has recently moved back to Perth with his wife after ten years in London, and when not writing, loves making music and solving cryptic crosswords, and very occasionally, solving cryptic music, and making crosswords.

Books from this author

Where the Line Breaks


Sydney Morning Herald’s Best Young Australian Novelist (Winner 2022)
Fogarty Literary Award (Shortlisted 2019)