Squirky Book #3 Wins Crystal Kite Award


[This post is adapted from my frenzied FB update after we heard the news.] “The Adventures of Squirky the Alien #3: Who is the Red Commander?” has won this year’s Crystal Kite Award (Middle East/India/Asia division)! The annual Crystal Kite Award is given by the Society of Children’s Book … [Read more...]

A Quick Review of 2014


  Another year ends. There was less "real" (i.e. paid properly) work as I launched three (!) books this year. Interestingly enough, the paid work was pretty challenging and there were many new things to learn from Singapore's pre-colonial history to e-commerce to learning how to bathe an … [Read more...]

An Invitation


There will be a Singapore launch of Imaginary Friends this coming Wednesday, 7 May, 7.30pm at Books Actually. If you'd like to pop by, please RSVP on this event page. The session will be moderated by Yu-Mei (who incidentally, has been shortlisted for the Commonwealth Short Story Prize, woot!) and … [Read more...]