- About the Author
Winner of Hedwig Anuar Children’s Book Award 2018
Shortlisted for Scholastic Asian Book Award 2014
Xin Long is like any ordinary ten-year-old girl. She refers Wushu to studying, likes hanging out with her friends, and loves listening to her Ah Ma’s stories. But when these stories tell of an ancient mythical beast that threatens to destroy the world, Xin Long realises that she is the only one who can stop it.
Can she destroy this evil? As time flies by, Xin Long and her friends—Shu Ping, Four Eyes, and dragon guardian Xiao Lan—must unlock the secrets of ancient Chinese mythology to find a way to stop the end of the world.
Xie Shi Min is an award-winning writer who lives in a book fort. Her fiction has appeared in journals like Rambutan Literary and Cha. Her first book, Dragonhearted, was shortlisted for the Scholastic Asian Book Award in 2014 and published in 2016. It was also shortlisted for the Singapore Book Awards in 2017 and won the Hedwig Anuar Children’s Book in 2018. In her spare time, she hugs fat cats. According to her, the fatter they are, the better.
Cover Type: Paperback
Page Count: 184
Year Published: 2016