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Kevin Chong

Photo: Kevin Chong 2013

Kevin Chong is the author of five books, including a novel entitled Beauty Plus Pity and the biography Northern Dancer. He was born in Hong Kong and raised in Vancouver, where he presently lives with his family. He teaches at the University of British Columbia and SFU's The Writer's Studio. He reads and responds to e-mails sent to

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Baroque-a-Nova. Toronto, ON: Penguin, 2001; US: Putnam, 2002; France: Balland, 2002.
Neil Young Nation. North America: Greystone, 2005; Australia: Hardie and Grant, 2006.
Beauty Plus Pity. North America: Arsenal Pulp Press, 2011.
Northern Dancer: The Legendary Horse That Inspired A Nation. Viking, 2014
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