Liane Moriarty's novels are known for bringing a cast of characters together and letting things spin out of control.
Indian-American author Kiran Desai (right) at her talk, Place And Displacement: Finding Oneself In 2018, with moderator Carolyn Camoens.
(From far left) British poet Simon Armitage, moderator and writer Gwee Li Sui and Malaysia-born American poet Shirley Geok-lin Lim at the lecture, Across The Universe: Three Poets Address The State Of The World, at the Singapore Writers Festival.