Yoon was born in Bangkok, left for the United States at 14 and returned
at 26. He has since written almost everything, from short stories,
novels, essays, film reviews, screenplays, to song lyrics. His 2002
story collection, Kwam Na Ja Pen (Probability), won the S.E.A.
Write Award. He is also the founder of Typhoon Books, a small publishing
house, and a cofounder of Bookmoby, a website for Thai ebooks and
Penh Noir will come out in November 2012.