Congratulations to Cha contributors Wena Poon and Toh Hsien Min! Their books — Wena’s The Proper Care of Foxes and Hsien Min’s Means to An End — are shortlisteded for the Singapore Literature Prize 2010, run by the National Book Development Council of Singapore. You can read the press release here (pdf).
Both books were reviewed in Cha:
READ a review of The Proper Care of Foxes here.
READ a review of Means to an End here.
Wena Poon’s poem “Copernicus for a Singaporean Grandmother” was published in Issue #10 of Cha.
Toh Hsien Min’s poems “Auguste Escoffier”, “Advice to the Temp Handing out Flyers” and “After Catullus” were published in issue#5 of Cha.