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Thomas Wharton

Thomas Wharton is a writer, a scholar and an explorer. Born in the city of Grand Prairie in northern Alberta, Wharton has moved through a string of Alberta cities and towns, including Edmonton, Peace River and Calgary. Still, it was living in Jasper that made the strongest impact on his life. It was in Jasper that I decided I wanted to be a writer, says Wharton, The town its people, not just the setting made a deep impression on me.