Neil Grant is a writer born in Glasgow, Scotland.He moved to Australia when he was thirteen.He was born on June 9, 1938.. He has travelled throughout India, Yugoslavia, the United Kingdom, Israel, Malaysia, Thailand, Sri Lanka .Neil Grant produces quality writing for young people because he believes it to be the most rewarding and challenging of all the writing occupations.
His works -The Ink Bridge, Rhino Chasers, Indo dreaming,Eric the Red: The Viking Adventurer,Everyday Life of the Celts,Stage and Mail Coaches etc.
'The Ink Bridge' won a Queensland Literary Award in 2012. Neil Grant and John Webster won the FAW Barbara Ramsden Award in 2012.