James Bradley is a novelist and critic. His books include the novels ‘Wrack’, ‘The Deep Field’, ‘The Resurrectionist’ and ‘Clade’; the first two books of The Change Trilogy for young adults, ‘The Silent Invasion’ and ‘The Buried Ark’; a book of poetry, ‘Paper Nautilus’; and’ The Penguin Book of the Ocean’. He has also written short fiction and comics. His latest novel, ‘Ghost Species’, was published in 2020, and he is currently working on a new novel and a book of non-fiction. He has also written extensively about literature and the environment, and in 2012 won the Pascall Prize for Australia’s Critic of the Year.