Warran’s debut novel, Lieutenant Kurosawa’s Errand Boy, was shortlisted for the 2018 Singapore Book Awards Best Fiction Title and longlisted for the 2016 Epigram Books Fiction Prize. Lieutenant Kurosawa’s Errand Boy was published in Singapore in 2017 and released in the UK in 2018.
Warran wrote the novel while studying for a Master of Public Policy at the University of Tokyo from 2014 to 2016. He is currently a diplomat at the Singapore High Commission in Kuala Lumpur. He is working on his second novel.