Hoa Pham is the author of six books and two plays. Her most recent novel, ‘Wave’, was published in 2015. ‘The Other Shore’ won the Viva La Novella Prize in 2014. Hoa’s most recent piece is ‘The Lady of the Realm’, in the Review of Australian Fiction. Her play ‘Silence’ was on the VCE Drama list in 2010. She is also the founder of Peril Magazine, an Asian-Australian online arts and culture magazine. She has completed her doctorate in creative arts and also holds master’s degrees in creative writing and psychology.