Media Historian, Researcher and award-winning Author

Tom D C Roberts

In a career spanning two decades, Tom has built an industry-leading reputation for helping journalists, broadcasters and publishers achieve success with their projects.


Tom's book Before Rupert: Keith Murdoch and the Birth of a Dynasty, published by UQP, has won the 2017 National Biography Award. The judges commented that 'Before Rupert is deeply scholarly yet utterly accessible and enticing ... Roberts has crafted a masterful biography, full of remarkable insights'.

Tom's latest book, co-written with Peter Oborne, How Trump Thinks: His Tweets and the Birth of a New Political Language, published by Head of Zeus, is now available.

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