Portrait of Simon Groth

Simon Groth

Simon Groth’s stories can go anywhere, from tangled relationships and virtual writers to rock music and sleep disorders. His first two novels were shortlisted in the Queensland Premier’s Literary Awards and his short fiction has been published in Australia and the US.

Simon was co-editor with Sean Sennett of Off The Record: 25 Years of Music Street Press, published by UQP. As director of if:book Australia at the Queensland Writers Centre, Simon writes regularly on the future of the book and took the role of lead writer for the 24-Hour Book.