Phillip Gwynne's first novel Deadly Unna? the literary hit of 1998, has now sold over 180,000 copies. It was made into the feature film Australian Rules for which Phillip won an AFI award. The sequel, Nukkin Ya, was published to great acclaim in 2000. He has also written The Worst Team Ever, Born to Bake, and A Chook Called Harry in the Aussie Bites series, and Jetty Rats. Phillip's adult detective thriller, The Build Up, is being made into a 13-part TV series on SBS, and his YA novel, Swerve, was published in 2010. His most recent books are the six-part series, The Debt.
He now lives in Leura, New South Wales, with his wife and three children: aged 17, 2 and 1 (from GoodReads)