Thomas Wharton was born in Grande Prairie, Alberta. His novels, stories and nonfiction have been published in Canada, the US, the UK, France, Italy and other countries. His first novel, Icefields, received the 1996 Commonwealth Writers’ Prize for Best First Book in Canada and the Caribbean. His collection of short fabulist fiction, The Logogryph, was shortlisted the International Dublin Literary Award in 2004. His latest novel is The Book of Rain.
Thomas Wharton is published by Penguin Random House Canada