Great Books as Gifts

The Little Singapore Book

The Little Singapore Book

Diane Rose Ng (Illus.), Joyceline See Tully, Sim Ee Waun

$25.00

The Little Singapore Book is a fresh take on the story of Singapore and its people, from the old kingdom of Temasek to the present day. Written for...

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$25.00
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
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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$14.90
Regrettable Things That Happened Yesterday

Regrettable Things That Happened Yesterday

Jennani Durai

$18.90

Shortlisted for Singapore Literature Prize 2018, Fiction A teenager discovers his grandfather's secret identity only after his death. A young immi...

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$18.90
Percy and Pam: The Mysterious Chicken Rice Recipe - Localbooks.sg

Percy and Pam: The Mysterious Chicken Rice Recipe (book 2)

Eliz Ong (Illus.), Ruth Wan-Lau

$10.90

It’s not everyday in Singapore that you’d find a polar bear at the hairdresser’s getting a ‘fur-cut’. But Percy’s fur is an unruly mess. When best ...

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$10.90
Secrets of Singapore: National Museum - Localbooks.sg

Secrets of Singapore: National Museum

Elvin Ching (illus.), Lesley-Anne, Monica Lim

$14.90

In Secrets of Singapore: National Museum, Danger Dan and Gadget Girl take a peek behind the pillars of the National Museum to see what secrets it g...

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$14.90
Secrets of Singapore: Botanic Gardens - Localbooks.sg

Secrets of Singapore: Botanic Gardens

Elvin Ching (illus.), Lesley-Anne Tan, Monica Lim

$14.90

In Secrets of Singapore: Botanic Gardens, Danger Dan and Gadget Girl go out on a limb to uproot the Singapore Botanic Gardens’ deepest, darkest sec...

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The Island in the Caldera

The Island in the Caldera

Lin Xueling

$12.00

Being brave isn’t about never being afraid. It is about being scared and yet taking the leap and trying. Min Rui and Chloe are on a perilous journe...

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$12.00
Percy and Pam: Trouble at the Prata Shop - Localbooks.sg
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Percy and Pam: Trouble at the Prata Shop (book 1)

Eliz Ong (Illus.), Ruth Wan-Lau

$10.90

Percy enjoys nothing more than a prata breakfast with his best friend Pam. Just thinking about crispy fried bread will make a polar bear’s tummy ru...

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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
From the Belly of the Cat

From the Belly of the Cat

Stephanie Ye (Ed.)

$22.00

Writers and cats have long enjoyed a special affinity, unsurprisingly since both spend much time sitting around and judging people. Discover the Li...

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$22.00
ABC Kiam Chye Char Loti - Localbooks.sg

ABC Kiam Chye Char Loti

Math Paper Press, Stephanie Ho (Illus.)

$19.00

Welcome to ABC Kiam Chye Char Loti. For this edition, we've invited the usual suspects to bring you through the quirks of our "national language" i...

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$19.00
Timmy & Tammy Activity Book (Level 1) by Lorna Whiston Schools

Timmy & Tammy Activity Book (Level 1)

Lorna Whiston Schools

$11.90

Award-winning English enrichment school, Lorna Whiston Schools, has teamed up with Timmy and Tammy to design an exciting activity book series for c...

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$11.90
Timmy & Tammy Activity Book (Level 2) by Lorna Whiston Schools

Timmy & Tammy Activity Book (Level 2)

Lorna Whiston Schools

$11.90

Award-winning English enrichment school, Lorna Whiston Schools, has teamed up with Timmy and Tammy to design an exciting activity book series for c...

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$11.90
The Eight Curious Cases of Inspector Zhang

The Eight Curious Cases of Inspector Zhang

Stephen Leather

$18.50

Crimes are few and far between in the city-state of Singapore and the crimes that do occur are usually solved quickly and efficiently. But when the...

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$18.50
Superkicks: Time to Play

Superkicks: Time to Play

Benedict Boo, Don Bosco

$11.22

Superkicks is a fun-filled, action-packed fiction series about a group of girls and boys who compete to join a very special football training progr...

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$11.22
Superkicks: Dare To Dream

Superkicks: Dare To Dream

Benedict Boo, Don Bosco

$11.22

The Superkicks gang returns! It’s holiday training time at Superkicks School and Lee Jin is thrilled to be back in action. Dr Khan announces that t...

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Superkicks: Best Shot

Superkicks: Best Shot

Benedict Boo, Don Bosco

$11.22

Lee Jin’s football dreams are coming true. Or so it seems. When a few of his teammates want him to step down as captain of the school team, it sets...

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$11.22
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
Sherlock Sam and the Fiendish Mastermind in Jurong

Sherlock Sam and the Fiendish Mastermind in Jurong (book 8)

A.J. Low, Drewscape (Illus.)

$9.90

Watson has been kidnapped by Sherlock Sam’s arch-nemesis! Will Sherlock and the Supper Club be able to decipher the baffling riddles that the fiend...

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$9.90
What Things Mean

What Things Mean

Sophia N. Lee

$4.99

Scholastic Asian Book Award Winner What does it mean to be different? Fourteen-year-old Olive is struggling to find out. Everything about her is so...

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$4.99
Embracing the Strange

Embracing the Strange

Jason Erik Lundberg

$10.00

In early 2012, Jason Erik Lundberg was asked to deliver a plenary talk to Singapore's best and brightest young creative writers. He chose to speak ...

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$10.00
Rain Tree

Rain Tree

Mahita Vas

$24.00

Singapore, on the cusp of Independence. In the midst of fear and uncertainty, a spirited young woman must choose between an education and her baby....

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$24.00
Grandma's Recipes - Localbooks.sg

Grandma's Recipes

Christal Sih

$20.00

"Mary Sih is my grandmother — her cooking prowess comes from decades of cooking, studying recipe books, watching cooking television shows and excha...

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$20.00
Dear Ms Expat

Dear Ms Expat

Savitha Venugopal, Sushmita Mohapatra

$18.65

A move to a new country is a life-changing experience. New identities, fresh ambitions and unforeseen challenges —so much comes to you all at once....

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Great Expatations: Don't Chop My Passport and other stories

Great Expatations: Don't Chop My Passport and other stories

Various Authors

$18.65

Great Expatations gives an eye-opening glimpse of bewildering situations that expats in Singapore may find themselves in. It features contributors ...

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$18.65