Malcolm Knox is the award-winning cricket writer for The Sydney Morning Herald. He was the former literary editor of the same newspaper, where he famously broke the Norma Khouri story for which he won a Walkley Award. His novels include The Life and the Ned Kelly Award-winning A Private Man, and his many nonfiction titles include The Greatest: The players, the moments, the matches 1993–2008 and The Captains. Bradman’s War was shortlisted for the 2013 Prime Minister’s Literary Awards. His latest book is Boom.