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David Whish-Wilson

David Whish-Wilson (1966 - ) is an Australian author born in Newcastle, NSW but raised in Singapore, Victoria and Western Australia. He left Australia in 1984 to live in Europe, Africa and Asia, where he worked as a barman, actor, streetseller, labourer, exterminator, factory worker, gardener, clerk, travel agent, teacher and drug trial guinea pig. During this time he began to publish short stories in Australia (anthologised in Pascoe Publishing's Best Fifty Stories Collection) and had a longer piece short-listed for the Vogel/Australian Literary Award. He currently lives in Fremantle, Western Australia, where he teaches creative writing at Curtin University. Wikipedia.

Selected Work

The Summons, 2006, Random House

Line of Sight, 2010, Penguin

'In Savage Freedom' in Hard Labour, 2012, Crime Factory

Zero at the Bone, 2013, Penguin

Perth, 2013, New South Publishing


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