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Darryl Whetter a writer, editor and the inaugural director of the first taught
creative writing MA in Singapore and Southeast Asia.
In 2003, his first book of fiction was named to The Globe and Mail‘s Top 100
Books of 2003. That book, the story collection A Sharp Tooth in the Fur, received
rave reviews from coast to coast. His debut novel, a bicycle odyssey, rolled out in
2008. Look for The Push & the Pull wherever fine books are sold. On Earth Day
2012, he released Origins, a book of poems devoted to evolution, energy and
extinction as they have been, can be and/or should be viewed at Joggins, Nova
Scotia. His latest novel, Keeping Things Whole, is a multi-generational smuggling
epic of love and death.
He has published nearly 100 book reviews for papers such as The Toronto Star,
The National Post, The Vancouver Sun, The Globe and Mail, The Montreal Gazette
and Detroit’s Metro Times.
He has appeared at writing festivals and/or universities in Bali, Malaysia, Iceland,
Australia, Sweden, Wales, Canada, Singapore and the US.
He wrote the books column for THIS Magazine and was Reviews Editor for the
uber-cool Numéro Cinq.