Tim Sinclair is a writer of young adult fiction and poetry. His latest novel Run (Penguin), a 2014 CBCA Notable Book, is a young adult parkour thriller set in Sydney, which uses concrete poetry to capture the speed and energy of the discipline. His other books include Nine Hours North, a coming-of-age verse novel set in Japan, and Re:reading the dictionary, poetry for word nerds. 

He has appeared at festivals around Australia including Sydney Writers’ Festival, Reading Matters, Queensland Poetry Festival, and the Australian Poetry Festival, and has held writing residencies at Varuna, Bundanon, and Tenjinyama Art Studio (Japan).