Michael Veitch is well known as an author, actor, comedian and former ABC television and radio presenter. His books include the critically acclaimed accounts of Australian pilots in World War II, 44 DAYS, HEROES OF THE SKIES, FLY, FLAK and the forthcoming BARNEY GREATREX. He lives in the Yarra Valley, outside Melbourne.
Brilliantly researched and sympathetically told, 44 DAYS is more than just a fitting tribute to brave but overlooked heroes. It's also a top read. - DAILY TELEGRAPH on Michael Veitch's 44 DAYS should be part of Australian military folklore. - ADELAIDE ADVERTISER on Michael Veitch's 44 DAYS An entertaining and comprehensive tour ... Few readers will remain unmoved. - SYDNEY MORNING HERALD on Michael Veitch's THE FORGOTTEN ISLANDS A rich and enjoyable island-hopping journey. - SUNDAY HERALD SUN on Michael Veitch's THE FORGOTTEN ISLANDS compelling - SYDNEY MORNING HERALD on Michael Veitch's HEROES OF THE SKIES