Felix Cheong

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Felix Cheong
Occupation Poet, Novelist
Language English
Nationality Singaporean
Genre Young adult fiction, poetry
Website
felixcheong.com

Felix Cheong is a Singaporean author, and poet.

Cheong has written two young adult fiction books used as part of a national education campaign – The Call From Crying House (ISBN 9789814189057) and its sequel, The Woman In The Last Carriage (ISBN 9789814189118).[1][2]

Cheong's first collection of poetry, Temptation and Other Poems (ISBN 9789813065178) was published in 1998 followed by a second collection in 1999, I Watch the Stars Go Out (ISBN 9789810411275),[3] Broken by the Rain (ISBN 9789810480332) in 2003,[4] and Sudden in Youth: New and Selected Poems (ISBN 9789810834128) in 2009.

Cheong won the National Arts Council's Young Artist of the Year for Literature Award in 2000 and the poetry slam at the Hong Kong International Literary Festival in 2004.[1][5]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Son hired as consultant". AsiaOne. 4 May 2010. Retrieved 24 November 2010. 
  2. ^ Yap, Stephanie (3 June 2007). "The woman in the last carriage". AsiaOne. Retrieved 24 November 2010. 
  3. ^ Tan, Gim Ean (29 November 2000). "Following the call of the Muse". The New Strait Times. Retrieved 24 November 2010. 
  4. ^ Lee, Clarissa (20 August 2003). "Broken by the Rain: The Scums and God by Felix Cheong". PopMatters. Archived from the original on 24 November 2010. 
  5. ^ "Past Festival Participants". Hong Kong International Literary Festival. Archived from the original on 24 November 2010. 

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