Martin Chambers wrote the Canoe and Kayak Guide to Western Australia. He has been a paddler all his life and recently completed a 30-day canoe descent of the Eg river in Mongolia. Martin lives in Perth and writes full time. His latest novel ‘How I became the Mr Big of People Smuggling’ made the shortlist for the TAG Hungerford Award. The judges said the book gave the uncanny feeling that it could all be true.