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Patrick deWitt

Canada (b.1975)

Patrick deWitt was born in 1975 on Vancouver Island in British Columbia. He has also lived in California, Washington, and Oregon, where he currently resides with his wife and son. He has worked as a laborer, a clerk, a dishwasher, and a bartender.

Genres: Literary Fiction
The Man Booker Prize Best Novel nominee (2011) : The Sisters Brothers
Walter Scott Prize Best Historical Novel nominee (2012) : The Sisters Brothers

Patrick deWitt recommends
Forest Of Fortune (2014)
Jim Ruland
"Beguiling, nimble, and wonderfully weird. Forest Of Fortune is an out-of-the-field gem."
Martin John (2015)
Anakana Schofield
"Profane, strange, hilarious, and necessary, Martin John is a beguiling triumph."

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