Grant Hindin Miller was born in Auckland in 1950. After seven years of teaching and over five years as musician, a probation counsellor and as a freelance writer, he turned his attention to writing for children. His first book was Estralita, an illustrated fantasy tale, published in 1984. He is also a songwriter with works recorded in New Zealand and overseas.
His website is http://www.granthindinmiller.com/