Duanwad Pimwana

Duanwad Pimwana is a major voice in contemporary Thai literature. She won Southeast Asia’s most prestigious literary prize, the S.E.A. Write Award, in 2003 for her novel “Bright,” and she is also the recipient of awards from PEN International Thailand, among others. Acclaimed for her subtle fusing of magic realism with Thai urban culture, she has written nine books. “Bright” is her first novel to be translated into English, and “Arid Dreams” (2019) is her first collection of stories.

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2019 - The Heart of a Child