Book Stuff

Cover of new book

  This book is really being revealed to me bit by bit. Don't know if my heart can take it. Here's the cover design. From the back cover:  A Fighting Chance is a compelling tale of brotherhood, betrayal and love in the underworld. A Fighting Chance will be available in bookstores starting from January 2017.… Continue reading Cover of new book



Singapore Writers Festival wanted an intergenerational storytelling session – something that would bond grandparents, parents and children. They chose Grandma’s 80th Birthday, which I wrote for MandarinaKids in 2012. Grandma’s 80th Birthday was originally written as a bilingual story with the purpose to introduce the Chinese language to children in a non-threatening way. However, when… Continue reading Storytelling@SWF


Launch-A Fighting Chance

Launched my newest Young Adult novel A Fighting Chance at the Singapore Writers Festival 2016 on 5 November. Book synopsis: ALAN CHUNG was just a teenager when he formed his own secret society. He has many enemies but only two people could have betrayed him, his sworn brother BEI LUNG or his right hand man,… Continue reading Launch-A Fighting Chance

Writing Stuff

Fiction:Brief-Lived Butterflies

As part of my Meet the Author Assembly Talks in primary schools, there will always be one segment where, together with 5 budding authors, I create a story. I always tell the students “We’re going to tell a brand new story now that has never been told before, and will never be told again—it will… Continue reading Fiction:Brief-Lived Butterflies