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Weng Wai Chan

Weng Wai Chan
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AOTEAROA NEW ZEALAND

Weng Wai Chan was born in Singapore and moved to NZ with her family at the age of eight. Her first book Lizard’s Tale won the Wright Family Foundation Esther Glen Award for Junior fiction in 2020. Chan is the chair of the Auckland Branch of the NZ Society of Authors.