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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

Shi Min Xie

$4.99

Winner of Hedwig Anuar Children’s Book Award 2018Shortlisted for Scholastic Asian Book Award 2014 Xin Long is like any ordinary ten-year-old girl. ...

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$4.99
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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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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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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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 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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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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The Art of Charlie Chan Hock Chye (New 2019 Hardcover)

The Art of Charlie Chan Hock Chye (New 2019 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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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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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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The Only Pupil in the School

The Only Pupil in the School

Liu Hsukung

$19.00

On the first day of school, a young girl shows up and discovers she is the only pupil in school. All the teachers want to teach her what they know ...

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$19.00
When I Was in Uniform…

When I Was in Uniform…

James Suresh, Syed Ismail (Illus.)

$12.00

In this charming and funny book, Suresh recalls his days in the Singapore Armed Forces after being enlisted in 1975. Although the army then was not...

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On a Street in Singapore: A Comic View of Singapore

On a Street in Singapore: A Comic View of Singapore

James Suresh, Syed Ismail (Illus.)

$15.00

Winner of POPULAR Readers’ Choice Award 2011, English (Adult) The title of this book was inspired by a song written back in the 1940s and performed...

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JJ's Science Adventures: Forces

JJ's Science Adventures: Forces

Aurelia Tan

$18.90

After receiving their birthday presents from their grandfather, Joyce and Jonathon find themselves in possession of two bags which transform into a...

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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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$11.15
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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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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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$19.00
The River's Song by Suchen Chrisine Lim

The River's Song

Suchen Christine Lim

$21.90

Ping, the daughter of Chinatown's Pipa Queen, loves Weng, the voice of the people, but family circumstances drive them apart. Ping is forced to lea...

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Rainbirds

Rainbirds

Clarissa Goenawan

$22.00

Winner of the Bath Novel Award Finalist of the Dundee International Book Prize Shortlisted for the Santa Fe Writers Project Literary Award Shortlis...

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$22.00
The Bear Whispers to Me

The Bear Whispers to Me

Chang Ying-Tai, Darryl Sterk (Trans.)

$22.00

Winner of the 2015 Lennox Robinson Literary Award A reclusive young boy stumbles upon his father's diary. Filled with drawings, photos and anecdote...

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JJ's Science Adventures: Magnets - Localbooks.sg

JJ's Science Adventures: Magnets

Aurelia Tan

$18.90

After receiving their birthday presents from their grandfather, Joyce and Jonathon find themselves in possession of two bags which transform into a...

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$18.90