Michael is the author of the Glasgow-set Detective Inspector Ray McBain crime novels, Blood Tears, A Taste For Malice, Bad Samaritan, and more recently A Suitable Lie, Dog Fight and House of Spines, plus over 200 published poems, two poetry collections, countless articles and one work of non-fiction.
Formerly a Faber and Faber Regional Sales Manager (Scotland and North England), he has judged and critiqued many poetry, short story and novel competitions for a variety of organisations and was the Scottish Correspondent for Writers’ Forum.
He is a regular speaker and chair at book festivals throughout the country including Aye Write, Bloody Scotland, Crimefest and Wigtown.
Print Point, Saturday 4 August 5pm – 6pm – Is It Always A Crime with Graeme Macrae Burnet
Print Point, Sunday 5 August 12.45pm – 1.45pm ‘Bloody Bute’ with Alanna Knight and Myra Duffy.