Deep Line Books are professionals with proven credentials in all aspects of publishing. We have a team of specialists to turn your manuscript, or your idea, into a book you will be proud of. And a book that will sell.


GARY MARTIN: Publisher and Senior Editor

101106_Garry squareGary Martin has edited and published fiction and non-fiction, worked across the print and electronic media, scripted documentaries and videos, and written websites.

As well as production, he brings publicity expertise to Deep Line Books from previously operating his own public relations business. He is also the author of Harbord Hero: Meggsie Madigan, Digger Number One – the biography of a legend in the club industry.


WAYNE GROGAN: Associate Editor

publishing, self publishingWayne Grogan is recognised as one of Australia's most original literary talents. He is the author of five books and winner of the Ned Kelly Award for Crime Writing. His novels have been praised by Robert Drewe, one of Australia's top authors, and Claire Calvet, veteran radio reviewer for Nightline on ABC Radio 702 Sydney, among other critics.

He is now working on an adaptation of his CIA novel Heavy Allies for television.


KEVIN McDONALD: Associate Publisher

publishing, self publishingKevin McDonald is our all-rounder. He is a vastly experienced editor, book designer and production specialist, with more than 50 book titles to his credit.

He has followed the march of technology and creates our E-books as well as the paperback versions we offer authors. He has also worked as a senior copy editor and production journalist on national and metropolitan daily newspapers, as well as magazines.


 JOHN WRIGHT: Marketing Specialist

dadda-john-s-wright_SQUAREJohn Wright brings the essential marketing "savvy" that publishers need to drive sales on the internet and social media, including targeted Facebook campaigns that maximise audience reach.

John also specialises in Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) and Search Engine Marketing (SMM). His track record of 40-plus years in the media industry includes publishing, production, marketing, promotion and university lecturing.