Shirley Eng's Writing
Shirley Eng writes text books, poetry and fiction. Her young adult novel 'Nice Try, Kopuwai.' was one of four to be short listed in the 2012 Tessa Duder Story Lines Award. Her short fiction has been short listed in International and National short story competitions and she has had seventeen of her stories broadcast by National Radio, including a set of earthquake stories that she and Jane Seaford, were asked to write. She has been an active member of South Island Writers' Association for some years. This collection holds a number of short stories Shirley wrote about the Canterbury earthquakes which were broadcast on Radio New Zealand.