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Secrets of Singapore

Secrets of Singapore

Lesley-Anne, Monica Lim

$14.90

Shortlisted for the Singapore Book Awards 2016 - Best Non-Fiction Title Shortlisted for the Popular Reader's Choice Awards 2016 - English (Children...

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Dragonhearted

Dragonhearted (Backorder)

Shi Min Xie

$4.99

Currently taking backorders for this title, orders for this book is expected to be fulfilled by late November 2018. — Winner of Hedwig Anuar Childr...

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The Art of Charlie Chan Hock Chye - Localbooks.sg

The Art of Charlie Chan Hock Chye

Sonny Liew

$34.90

The Art of Charlie Chan Hock Chye is a biography showcasing the life and work of Chan Hock Chye, a pioneering but largely forgotten comics artist i...

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Ministry of Moral Panic

Ministry of Moral Panic

Amanda Lee Koe

$18.90

Meet an over-the-hill Pop Yé-yé singer with a faulty heart, two conservative middle-aged women holding hands in the Galápagos, and the proprietor o...

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A Field Guide to Supermarkets in Singapore - Localbooks.sg

A Field Guide to Supermarkets in Singapore

Samuel Lee

$16.00

Winner of Singapore Literature Prize 2018, Poetry A Field Guide to Supermarkets in Singapore is a 19th century reference book (on philology? art h...

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State of Emergency - Localbooks.sg

State of Emergency

Jeremy Tiang

$24.90

Winner of Singapore Literature Prize 2018, FictionShortlisted for Singapore Book Awards 2018, Best Fiction TitleFinalist for the Epigram Books Fic...

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The Riot Act - Localbooks.sg

The Riot Act

Sebastian Sim

$24.90

Winner for the 2017 Epigram Books Fiction Prize Questions abound in the aftermath of the Little India riot. Hashwini wonders if she triggered the c...

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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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The First Journey
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The First Journey

Huynh Kim Lien, Phung Nguyen Quang

$11.15

Winner of Singapore Book Awards 2018, Best Children’s Picture Book An, who is on a journey of his own, faces the mystery of the dark swamp and frig...

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The Art of Charlie Chan Hock Chye (New 2018 Hardcover)

The Art of Charlie Chan Hock Chye (New 2018 Hardcover)

Sonny Liew

$45.90

Winner of Book of the Year for Singapore Book Awards 2016Winner of Best Book Cover Design for Singapore Book Awards 2016 Winner of Singapore Litera...

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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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Robert Kuok

Robert Kuok

Andrew Tanzer, Robert Kuok

$46.64

Winner of Singapore Book Awards 2018, Book of the Year Robert Kuok is one of the most highly respected businessmen in Asia. But this legendary Over...

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'Others' Is Not A Race (2nd Edition)

'Others' Is Not A Race (2nd Edition)

Melissa De Silva

$19.00

Winner of Singapore Literature Prize 2018, Creative Non-Fiction What is a Eurasian? Are Eurasians Singaporean? What does it mean to be a Eurasian l...

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Singapore and the Silk Road of the Sea, 1300-1800

Singapore and the Silk Road of the Sea, 1300-1800

John N. Miksic

$58.00

Winner of Singapore History Prize 2018Shortlisted for ICAS Book Prize 2015 for the Best Study in the Humanities Beneath the modern skyscrapers of ...

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Will You Read My Book With Me? - Localbooks.sg

Will You Read My Book With Me?

Lawrence Schimel, Thiago Lopes (illus.)

$14.90

Winner of SCBWI Crystal Kite Awards 2018, Internationals Other Antonio wants to share his favourite book with someone but everyone is too busy. He ...

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Once We Were There - Localbooks.sg

Once We Were There

Bernice Chauly

$24.90

Shortlisted for Singapore Book Awards 2018, Best Book Cover DesignWinner of the Penang Monthly Book Prize 2017 Journalist Delonix Regia chances up...

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Why Do the Chinese Shout “Yam Seng”?

Understanding Singaporeans: Why Do the Chinese Shout “Yam Seng”?

Edmund Wee

$12.90

Winner of Singapore Book Awards 2018, Best Middle Grade/Young Adult Title Why do the Chinese eat noodles at wedding dinners? Why do they hang blan...

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Understanding Singaporeans: Why Do Indians Dot Their Foreheads? - Localbooks.sg

Understanding Singaporeans: Why Do Indians Dot Their Foreheads?

Edmund Wee

$12.90

Winner of Singapore Book Awards 2018, Best Middle Grade/Young Adult Title Why do Indians hang mango leaves in doorways? Why is it called a mama sh...

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Understanding Singaporeans: Why Do Eurasians Love Sugee Cake? - Localbooks.sg

Understanding Singaporeans: Why Do Eurasians Love Sugee Cake?

Edmund Wee

$12.90

Winner of Singapore Book Awards 2018, Best Middle Grade/Young Adult Title How can you tell if someone is Eurasian? What is Eurasian food? Is kaya a...

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Understanding Singaporeans: Why Do Malays Avoid Pork? - Localbooks.sg

Understanding Singaporeans: Why Do Malays Avoid Pork?

Edmund Wee

$12.90

Winner of Singapore Book Awards 2018, Best Middle Grade/Young Adult Title Why do Malays use “bin” and “binte” in their names? Why are there two Ha...

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第二张脸

第二张脸

Weng Xian-Wei 翁弦尉

$14.95

Co-Winner of Singapore Literature Prize 2018, Creative Non-Fiction 这本翁弦尉散文集由三部分构成:现形、七月流火、在破晓的尽头。作者文字精凋细刻,书写马来西亚华人弟子的成长故事。正如台湾中央研究院欧美研究所特聘研究员李有成所说...

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The Commuting Reader - Localbooks.sg

The Commuting Reader

Chinese edited by Tan Chee Lay, English edited by Yong Shu Hoong, Malay edited by Juffri bin Supa’at, Tamil edited by Kokilavani Silvarathi

$14.02

Chinese - Winner of Singapore Literature Prize 2018, Poetry The Commuting Reader is a series of four books of local literature, one in each of Sin...

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我所知道的李光耀
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我所知道的李光耀

陈加昌

$25.70

从事新闻工作五十多年的陈加昌,将近距离接触、观察、采访、报道李光耀政治生涯与新加坡动荡岁月的体验、印象和亲身经历客观地写出来,并以“迟来的报道”的笔调,写出外间没有刊登过的“现场报道”,相信本书是第一本,作者是第一人。 第一部分重点在小岛建国路,第二部分重点在中台两岸情。作者从特定的历史背景书...

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Velouria - Localbooks.sg

Velouria

Daren Shiau

$16.00

Velouria is a seminal collection of microfiction. Daren Shiau, better known as a novelist and a poet, experimented with flash fiction in between le...

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$16.00