Alison Wong

Alison Wong

Alison Wong was born and raised in Hawke’s Bay, New Zealand, after her great-grandparents on both sides migrated from China’s Guangdong province in the 1890s. Her poetry collection, Cup, was shortlisted for the Best First Book for Poetry at the 2007 Montana New Zealand Book Awards. Her first novel is As the Earth Turns Silver.


Alison Wong wins First Book award

Congratulations to Alison Wong who won the Fiction Award at the NZ Post Book Awards for her debut novel, As The Earth Turns Silver.