Murray Middleton was born with fractured hips in 1983. He spent the first three months of his life in plaster and has broken most bones since. He won The Age Short Story Award in 2010 with 'The Fields of Early Sorrow'. When There's Nowhere Else to Run is his first published collection of short stories. He currently lives in Melbourne and won't publish a second collection of stories until the Saints win a second premiership.
Assured, witty and wise. -- Best Books of 2015 * The Australian
Masterfully controlled, lingers long in the memory. -- Rohan Wilson, author of The Roving Party and To Name Those Lost
Vivid and compelling. -- Jenny Barry, BooksPlus