Darren Groth

Described by people who aren’t his mother as a “masterful writer” and “brilliant storyteller”, Darren Groth is the author of seven novels including Kindling, Are You Seeing Me?, Munro vs. the Coyote, and Infinite Blue. He is an Adelaide Festival Award for Literature winner and has been nominated for numerous other prestigious prizes, among them the Governor General’s Literary Awards, the BC Book Prizes, the OLA White Pine Award, the CBCA Book of the Year (Australia), and the Prime Minister’s Literary Awards (Australia). 

Darren is a passionate advocate for the representation of neurodiversity and intellectual disability in literature, and is the proud father of a son with autistic spectrum disorder. When he’s not watching American Ninja Warrior with his beautiful wife, he’s eating Fatburger with his wondrous twins.

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