Joyce Chng

Biography

Joyce Chng lives in Singapore, loves sf/f, reading, writing, cooking, gardening and assorted stuff. She has two lovely daughters and a wonderful husband. She also herds cats.

Her other writing and publishing credits appear in sf/f publications such as FCrossed Genres, Semaphore Magazine, Everyday Fiction, M-BRANE SF, the Apex Book of World SF II, Lunar Station Quarterly and Bards & Sages Quarterly.

Stories are featured in anthologies by Semaphore Magazine and Apex (The Apex Book of World SF, II, 2012). Her two urban fantasy novels by Lyrical Press (Wolf At The Door and Obsidian Moon, Obsidian Eye)were released in April and November 2011 respectively. Heart of Fire, the third book in the series, will be published by Fox Spirit Books in 2014. Fox Spirit Books is now publishing the Jan Xu trilogy.

The Ayam Curtain, co-edited with J.Y. Yang, was published by Math Paper Press, 2012.

The Rider Trilogy is also published by the same publisher in 2013.

Where to find Joyce Chng online


Books

Insignia: Chinese Fantasy Stories
By , , &
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,090. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
INSIGNIA Vol.2 includes 6 Chinese fantasy stories with a mix of urban, literary, contemporary, myth-based, and historical fantasy pieces. Rated 13+
Dark Claw
By
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 28,440. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
Gabriel Sutherland, scion of Lord Kevin Sutherland, returns to Singapore, to deal with the resurgence of the Dark Claws, a splinter group of ultra-conservative drakes. Tragedy strikes and he becomes Lord Sutherland, leader of a clan of drakes. Along the way, he also discovers a long-lost sibling.
Amber
By
Price: Free! Words: 3,860. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A young were-lioness bids her time in steel and concrete Singapore.
Tale of Yin
By
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 39,940. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
The duology of both "Of Oysters, Pearls & Magic" and "The Path of Kindness", in a whole ebook.
Sword and Silence
By
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,880. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: January 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
A science fiction-fantasy about a girl, her sword and ridding her world of horse-headed aliens.
The Path Of Kindness
By
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,320. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00)
Sometimes, the path is riddled with obstacles and Kindness, Mirra's daughter, tries to find her own way. Impetuous, stubborn and doubtful of her inner magic, she embarks on a journey similar to her mother. What would she find? In the sequel to the heartbreaking Oysters, Pearls & Magic, we are again traveling in Mirra's world.
Broken Dream
By
Price: Free! Words: 3,520. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
A post-apoc short/novelette, from "Envisioning".
The Basics of Flight
By
Price: Free! Words: 20,460. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
The Basics of Flight describes young Katherine Riley’s struggle to become an air-ship (called a ‘leo-fin’ in the story) pilot in a steampunk Victorian England
Natural
By
Price: Free! Words: 1,820. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.00)
A story from "Envisioning". What happens when you start growing your own food?
The Book of Phoenii
By
Price: Free! Words: 2,490. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Poetry and stories about the mythical bird.
Rebirth
By
Price: Free! Words: 500. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
A flash story, told from the perspective of Kiat, a tian lung.
A Guide to Oysters, Pearls and Magic
By
Price: Free! Words: 2,100. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
This is a guide for fans, book clubs and small groups.
A Basketful Of Figs
By
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,410. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2010. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
A short story, set in a possible future. A girl grows up in war times.
Of Oysters, Pearls And Magic
By
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 28,620. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2009. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
(5.00)
Enter the world of Mirra. She is a magic user, but her gift is scorned by the menfolk in her village. Men are allowed to use magic; women are not. So, after a tumultuous event, Mirra decides to leave and heads for the City to continue her own self-journey.
Envisioning: A Collection Of Speculative Fiction
By
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,340. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2009. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
The worlds in this collection are similar to our current world. Perhaps, one could say that they represent what would have happened in the past, in the near future and in a far-flung (and still possible) future?
Winged: A Novella (Of Two Girls)
By
Price: Free! Words: 54,230. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2009. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
(5.00)
Winged. Flight. Two girls on the threshold of adulthood and filled with potential. Part coming-of-age story, part steampunk, part speculative fiction - Winged is a multi-leveled tale of two girls, in different worlds, both seeking their own paths.

Joyce Chng’s tag cloud


Joyce Chng's favorite authors on Smashwords