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Low Kay Hwa

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in Singapore, Singapore
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Low Kay Hwa, born in 1985, is the youngest bestselling author in Singapore, having been on many Singapore bestsellers lists (major bookstores and national newspapers) together with international authors like Jodi Picoult and Nicholas Sparks. In his country, he is the only local writer to have entered the list for years.

In 2012, he has over 117,000 "Likes" in his Facebook Page and over 10,000 double opt-in subscribers. He is often invited to schools to give talks and is a mentor to many aspiring authors.

He has been writing since seven and published his first novel when he was seventeen. He is currently pursuing a B.A. (Honours) in English Language and Literature, and will be getting his M.A. in English by 2015.

Low Kay Hwa prefers to keep a l
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Average rating: 3.73 · 592 ratings · 42 reviews · 15 distinct works · Similar authors
I Believe You

3.70 avg rating — 120 ratings — published 2005 — 4 editions
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For That Day

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To Forget You

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A Photogenic Life

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The Art of Writing a Story

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You Are Here

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Destiny's Cries

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Lilith

3.20 avg rating — 40 ratings — published 2009 — 3 editions
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Low Hwa made a comment in the group The YA Book ClubBooks you want to be movies! topic
" I realized that in recent years, many bestsellers are already being adapted (or optioned) for movie.

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I'm a full-time Singaporean novelist, having written ten novels so far.

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The Secret of Ka
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English in Singapore by Lisa Lim
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The book comprises essays about Singapore English. It is almost akin to my English textbooks (undergraduate level).

It is, however, interesting and insightful, as I learned more about the development of English in Singapore. Moreover, unlike my textbo
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“Why do we always ponder on what changes another person had undergone, yet never looking at the mirror to see our changes?”
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“It may just be a little sentence from the little girl, but what matters is that she had done it; why can't I?”
Low Kay Hwa, A Photogenic Life

“Acting is a skill that not only requires talent, but a determination: The willpower to shake off reality and plunge yourself into yourself into a character than you have to act on.”
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