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Darryl Nyznyk

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Darryl Nyznyk is the award winning author of 5 novels, with many more in various stages awaiting publication.

Darryl was born in Winnipeg, Manitoba. He obtained a bachelor’s degree in Economics from U.C. Santa Barbara and just happened to attend during the tail end of the Viet Nam war. He actually transferred there in his sophomore year (like Jack Darrow, a main character in his newest novel, A BOOMER’S TALE), two years after students rioted in protest of the war and blew up the Isla Vista Bank of America. The campus was a hot-bed of anti-establishment activity, political activism, partying, day-long Grateful Dead concerts, and baby boomer coming-of-age stories. It was a wild time and a wild place and it ingrained in him a sense of
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The authors have moved away from Pendergast's personal history and issues and focused on just good mysteries for this book and its predecessor, called "City of Endless Night." It's good to step away and simply deal with his job for awhile, but I ...more
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“This was what life really was…a gentle hug and a love so deep that God would send his only son to teach the world that there was only one true gift…the gift of oneself.”
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