7:00pm - 10:00pm

New Zealand Chinese Bookshop

Xiwen Yang will share her experience of how to be a writer from writing what you know and the secrets of bringing your personal experience into your writing.

Xiwen Yang, born in 1989,is an author of 2 books, and is one of the best-selling Chinese writers of encouragement books. Her first book ”Girl Strive” has been sold for more than half a million copies since 2015 and has inspired lots of young people who are chasing their dreams. She was awarded "the best young writer of the year " by Amazon (China region) in 2016.