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Shibuya is Calling - Localbooks.sg

Shibuya is Calling

Samantha Ann Francis

$29.00

This book is dedicated to the traveler. But not just any traveler, mind you. It is meant for the wide-eyed, sometimes curious, occasionally weary-h...

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$29.00
The Naysayer's Book Club - Localbooks.sg

The Naysayer's Book Club

Simon Vincent

$24.90

"We need more naysayers… We need to create new formulas, which you can't until you attack and challenge every sacred cow." — Kishore Mahbubani, for...

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$24.90
The Amazing Sarong

The Amazing Sarong

Quek Hong Shin

$14.90

Now available in all four languages! Shortlisted for Hedwig Anuar Children’s Book Award 2018Shortlisted for Best Children's Title for Singapore Boo...

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$14.90
The House on Silat Road

The House on Silat Road

Si-Hoe S.S., Sim Ee Waun

$14.00

Adventure-loving Sing and her enormous family are back in this sequel to The House on Palmer Road. Set in World War II Singapore, The House on Sila...

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$14.00
The Incredible Basket

The Incredible Basket

Quek Hong Shin

$14.90

In this sequel to The Amazing Sarong, a beautiful Chinese wedding basket is used in myriad ways. Xiaoming delivers a batch of ang ku kueh with the ...

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An Introduction to the Culture and History of the Teochews in Singapore

An Introduction to the Culture and History of the Teochews in Singapore

Gia Lim Tan

$45.00

This book is one of the first few books written in English on Chaozhou culture and history. It compiles information from Chinese and English source...

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$45.00
Tsukiji Off-Limits
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Tsukiji Off-Limits

Tham Kok Leong

$65.00

Tsukiji Off-Limits is a photobook about Tsukiji Fish Market in Tokyo, affectionately called "Tokyo's Kitchen" by some. The photobook contains 58 im...

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Tall Order: The Goh Chok Tong Story (Volume 1)

Tall Order: The Goh Chok Tong Story (Volume 1)

Peh Shing Huei

from $37.00

Goh Chok Tong was not supposed to be the Prime Minister of Singapore — not by the norms and logic of most developing Asian countries. He had neithe...

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[Re]Negotiating East And Southeast Asia                               

[Re]Negotiating East And Southeast Asia

Alice D. BA

$38.00

This book seeks to explain two core paradoxes associated with the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN): how have diverse states hung tog...

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$38.00
The Un-Affirmed Core: Understanding the Factors Behind and Around Homosexuality

The Un-Affirmed Core: Understanding the Factors Behind and Around Homosexuality

Bryan Shen

$17.65

The Un-Affirmed Core gives a fresh, careful and deeply compassionate look at the great complexity of issues surrounding homosexuality. Author Bryan...

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$17.65
The Religious Monuments of Singapore - Localbooks.sg

The Religious Monuments of Singapore

Lee Geok Boi

$36.92

This book, which is co-published with the Preservation of Monuments Board, takes a fascinating look into the architecture and history of twenty of ...

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The Mango Tree by Hidayah Amin

The Mango Tree

Hidayah Amin

$17.66

Everything has a story, even the knotted tree. Besides bearing fruits and providing shade, what is so unique about the mango tree? Why does it have...

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Stranger To Myself

Stranger To Myself

MD Sharif Uddin, Theophilus Kwek (Ed.)

$18.60

Winner of Singapore Book Awards 2018, Best Non-Fiction Title From the Preface The sacrifices of migrant workers are written in every inch of Singap...

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$18.60
EVER: Part 1 of the sequel to the RunHideSeek trilogy

EVER: Part 1 of the sequel to the RunHideSeek trilogy

Gabby Tye

$15.90

Armed with a magical watch from Norus, the guardian of the prehistoric exhibit at the Singapore Science Museum, Samuel and Anna get transported back

$15.90
Singapore in the 60s: An Illustrated Recollection Of Life In The Sixties

Singapore in the 60s: An Illustrated Recollection Of Life In The Sixties

James Suresh, Syed Ismail (Illus.)

$18.00

With his new book, James Suresh—co-creator of the hugely popular Mr Kiasu—is bringing back the 1960s through cartoon drawings and anecdotes. Praise...

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Once Upon A Singapore... Traders

Once Upon A Singapore... Traders

Alan Bay (Illus.), Tina Sim

$15.90

Sample While flipping through Grandpa's photo album of his childhood days, Aloysius and Grandpa are magically transported to 1900s Singapore. Aloys...

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Singapore at Random - Localbooks.sg

Singapore at Random

$25.00

An illustrated collection of Singapore trivia, Singapore at Random contains anecdotes, statistics, quotations, diagrams, facts, recipes, advice, fo...

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$25.00
Fun With Chinese Characters for Children

Fun With Chinese Characters for Children

Tan Huay Peng

$16.35

The Chinese script, with its many complex strokes, can often prove to be a formidable challenge especially for the young learner of Chinese - and...

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Fridays with Philip

Fridays with Philip

Phillip Lee

$13.90

Since the early 1970s, Philip Lee has been active in the newspaper business, chasing stories for The Straits Times with vigour, passion and a note ...

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Connections: History and Architecture, City Hall and Supreme Court

Connections: History and Architecture, City Hall and Supreme Court

Foo Min Li, Jean Wee, studioMilou Singapore

$46.64

Connections takes a look at two of Singapore’s most prominent National Monuments. The histories of the buildings, their architecture as well as the...

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$46.64
Out of the Harbour - Localbooks.sg

Out of the Harbour

Jiamin Choo

$19.90

What will you do if you are standing at a crossroad in life and God calls you to leave familiar surroundings for an adventure with Him? In a remark...

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Think+ Perspectives Issue 1

Think+ Perspectives Issue 1

$6.90

An official magazine of The Institute for The Habits of Mind, Think+ Perspectives is deisgned to promote critical thinking in secondary school stud...

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$6.90
Spiaking Singlish - Localbooks.sg

Spiaking Singlish

Gwee Li Sui

$23.35

Singlish is a punchy and witty patois used in Singapore. It mixes English with words, phrases, and syntaxes from the languages of different ethnic ...

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What’s in the Name?

What's in the Name?

Yew Peng Ng

from $28.00

Shortlisted for Singapore Book Awards 2018, Best Book Cover Design Since 1819, more than 6,200 place (street and village) names divided into more t...

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