Kevin Chong

Kevin Chong, award-winning author of seven books of fiction and non-fiction, lives in Vancouver and teaches creative writing at UBC.  His most recent novel, The Double Life of Benson Yu, was on the shortlist for the 2023 Scotiabank Giller Prize.  His previous works include The Plague, written presciently pre-covid in 2018; Northern Dancer (2014), My Year of the Racehorse (2012), and Neil Young Nation (2005).  Chong was a popular presenter at the 2013 Denman Island Readers & Writers Festival.

Latest Book: The Double Life of Benson Yu

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Author Kevin Chong