Mike Nicol is a South African writer and journalist. He was born in 1951 in Cape Town.
After completing his studies in Johannesburg, he worked as a journalist for the Leadership magazine.
In 1978, he published Among the Souvenirs, a collection of poems that won the Ingrid Jonker Prize in 1980. Mike Nicol is also one of the major authors of the South African thriller, with Deon Meyer and Roger Smith.
Among the Souvenirs (1978) Ingrid Jonker Prize 1979