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Darren Groth

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Darren Groth is a Vancouver author and citizen of Canada, having moved from his native Australia in 2007. His novels include 'Kindling' and the acclaimed YA works, 'Are You Seeing Me?' and 'Munro vs. the Coyote'. His newest release, penned with younger brother Simon Groth, is the fabulist novella, 'Infinite Blue'.

Darren was the recipient of the 2016 Adelaide Festival Award for Young Adult Literature and has been a finalist in numerous other prestigious prizes including the CBCA Book of the Year (Australia), the Prime Minister's Literary Awards (Australia), the Governor General's Literary Awards (Canada) and the BC Book Prizes (Canada).

For fun, he watches 'American Ninja Warrior' with his beautiful Canadian wife and eats at Fatburger with
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Infinite Blue — a collaboration between myself and younger brother cum San Francisco Giants tragic, Simon Groth — has now officially hit the shelves. As this little fabulist novella makes its way into readers’ hands, I thought I might provide some insight into the IB inspiration we derived from our brothers-from-another-mother: Jakob and Wilhelm Grimm.


It’s short.

Despite what Disne...

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Average rating: 3.74 · 1,145 ratings · 245 reviews · 7 distinct worksSimilar authors
Are You Seeing Me?

3.77 avg rating — 861 ratings — published 2014 — 5 editions
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Munro vs. the Coyote

3.72 avg rating — 163 ratings — published 2017 — 5 editions
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Kindling

3.84 avg rating — 67 ratings — published 2010 — 5 editions
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The Umbilical Word

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"I really enjoyed both the story line, plot and characters of this book. I wondered about the Coyote initially but figured he was who he was (the negative voice we all have that counters all things good when a bad thing happen)."
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"Infinite Blue is a quick but odd little read. I'm really not even sure how to rate it, because while I have quite a few issues with the book, overall I really did enjoy it. I think most of my complaints are actually more out of frustration because..." Read more of this review »
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“So, then I am caught. I am caught in a tremor and my sister is the only person who can stop the shaking.”
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