Memoirs

Girls Can't Be in the Mafia - Localbooks.sg

Girls Can't Be in the Mafia

Danielle West

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Morbidly funny and inspiring, Danielle West's memoir is heart-breakingly honest about her years of angst and escape. Getting away from her dysfunct...

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Baby Zoey

Baby Zoey

Olivia Chong

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How do you conceive a baby without sperm? So begins Olivia Chiong and her partner Irene’s quest to get pregnant. From difficulties in getting the r...

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Harry Builds a Nation

Patrick Yee

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Harry Builds a Nation is the third book in the picture book series about Singapore’s remarkable leader, Lee Kuan Yew. Where A Boy Named Harry showe...

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George Yeo on Bonsai, Banyan and the Tao

George Yeo on Bonsai, Banyan and the Tao

Latif Asad-Ul Iqbal, Lee Huay Leng

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Since his undergraduate days in Cambridge, George Yeo has spoken and written much in and out of government. Many remember the things which he said ...

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A River Called Beautiful

A River Called Beautiful

Chor Jee Chow

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Singapore in the late twenties. To the imposing gates of a grand mansion comes a young bride from China; to a wealthy Teochew family ruled by a ste...

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Out of the Harbour

Jiamin Choo

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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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Robert Kuok

Andrew Tanzer, Robert Kuok

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Robert Kuok is one of the most highly respected businessmen in Asia. But this legendary Overseas Chinese entrepreneur, commodities trader, hotelier...

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All Things to All People

All Things to All People

Felicity Foster-Carter

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In 1955, Felicity Foster-Carter arrived in Singapore to teach Scripture and do pastoral work in mission schools. Over the years her work expanded i...

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Behind That Shiny Resume

Jasmine Yow

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Have you ever wondered what lies behind a successful facade? For Jasmine, it was a confused and hurting heart that led to clinical depression. This...

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Five Little White Pills

Five Little White Pills

Choo Kah Ying

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Choo Kah Ying’s journey from manic depression to recovery is more than just a story of overcoming mental illness. This real-life, coming-of-age st...

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One More Chance

One More Chance

Colin Cheong

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By the time he was in Primary 5, Benny Se Teo was packing opium and running the packets to his father’s opium den in Chinatown. At 15, he bought a ...

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Soft Sift in an Hourglass

Soft Sift in an Hourglass

Rosalie Shaw

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Rosalie Shaw grew up on a farm in rural Victoria, Australia, and was a teacher and then a nurse before she became a doctor. Inspired by the work of...

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The Accidental Conductor

The Accidental Conductor

Toh Ban Sheng

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The Accidental Conductor is about the story of a self-made musician. The Young Artist Award recipient of 2006 started out his music career without ...

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The Family CEO

The Family CEO

Simon Sim

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This book is a candid and insightful chronicle of one man’s life journey as a son, a husband, a father and a friend. It is unabashedly rich in self...

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Walking Out of Secret Shame

Walking Out of Secret Shame

Jennifer Heng

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A gripping story of a girl who looked for love in all the wrong places. Pregnant twice as a teenager, Jennifer aborted both babies, bringing her do...

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Walking Out of Secret Shame (Chinese Edition)

Walking Out of Secret Shame (Chinese Edition)

Jennifer Heng

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佩仪拥有一切年轻女孩迷人的特质。亲切、善良并晓得尊重 人,使她获得多人的喜爱。然而,她的内心却是被空虚和伤痛所 折磨。 这是一个女孩在迷失中遍寻真爱的故事。佩仪在少女时期怀 孕两次,堕胎两次,导致她走向愧疚和耻辱的漫漫长路。 经过多年的痛悔—其中也参杂着自我谴责和自我辩白,她终 于从伤痛中走出...

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成长在李光耀时代
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成长在李光耀时代

李慧敏

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李光耀是一个在新加坡政坛上叱咤风云的人物。到目前为止,他在国家建设以及对人民生活上的影响力无远弗届。 李光耀在1965年新加坡脱离马来西亚宣布独立后成为第一任总理,直至1990年宣布退位。退位时,他67岁,以一个经验丰富的政治家来说,这个年纪并不算太老。他辞任的消息公布后,国际媒体都感到震惊,...

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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

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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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从南大到北大—讲不完的故事
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从南大到北大—讲不完的故事

钟志邦教授

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本书是讲述作者过去70年来所经历的一些“故事”。每个故事都有它的历史背景和时代意义,既有严肃和敏感的,也有比较轻松幽默和风趣浪漫的。 一个在“红坭山”下成长的孩子,上了南大以后,便开始进入一个海阔天空的世界。他在南大毕业那年放弃了一个出国留学和当大学教授的良机,而选择了做一位低薪的学生工作者。...

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冼星海在新加坡十年 1911-1921
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冼星海在新加坡十年 1911-1921

何乃强

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很少人知道,中国著名“人民音乐家”冼星海(1905–1945)童年时期在新加坡生活了十年,而且在养正学校度过了他人生中很重要的几年。这几年,对冼星海往后的音乐生涯,有着非常重要的影响。 作者何乃强医生对冼星海的一生有过认真的探究。作为冼星海的“校友”,他花了几年的时间收集、阅读有关文章与资料,...

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蓦然回首
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蓦然回首

曾贵明, 陈志成

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陈志成,1932年生于新加坡。人民行动党的第一批民选市议员和立法议员。 陈志成没受多少正规教育,却因其诚实、勤奋的性格,在年少时就被新加坡的外国银行雇用,甚至被其他银行“挖角”。 他一直记着母亲的叮咛:“你要勇敢,朋友就是你的老师……” 他一直相信,朋友,就是他的老师,也是靠山。后来,朋友,果...

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开口吧舞鞋
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开口吧舞鞋

沈芷华

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上海芭蕾第一代“白毛女”的长篇纪实小说——一辑“北雁南飞”的物语。内容一马平川直落,从少年习舞,舞校生活点滴,师长教诲,同伴相继学习时代欢乐趣事,深厚情谊在历史旋渦中的奇异遭遇;以及80年代中国改革开放后,大家恰似打开潘朵拉盒子一般,冲向国外。多少人在异国他乡,吃尽苦头,虽然最终熬出头来,却已...

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野心蓝图
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野心蓝图

乔舟人

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——《野心蓝图》,狮城首部工程小说 中国改革开放三十多年,不少留学生在海外开枝散叶,至今还未“海归”——他们在异国他乡默默地耕耘、奋斗,甚至开创了大好事业,建立了自己的企业品牌。 而身为滞留海外的中国人,他们究竟有着怎样的漫漫岁月与心路历程呢?这部以中国海外留学生经历为背景,以新加坡新移民为主...

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说黑道白
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说黑道白

何盈

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本书近百篇文章,编选自《联合早报》副刊〈四方八面〉专栏〈说黑道白〉。 说黑道白,是一个退休资深新闻工作者的心路历程。作者何盈青年时期起游走黑白两道,采访警匪与意外事件近30年;从阴暗面剖析社会的变迁,探索人性的蜕变,传扬美善揭露丑恶。忆录重大罪案与社会事件,回味采访前线的点点滴滴,穿插对报界与...

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野人的梦
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野人的梦

黄宏墨

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新加坡著名音乐人黄宏墨的第一本书。 这是一本 可歌可泣的真情散文集; 粗旷而悠远的人生歌集; 天高地远的摄影作品集。 书中有歌,歌中有画——这本结合散文、歌曲与摄影作品的全彩色集子,记录了作者从单纯快乐的童年,进入蛮横叛逆少年的茫然过程,刻划作者在彷徨无助的情况下如何找到自我,积极大步迈向自得...

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追虹
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追虹

朱亮亮

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每一个人的心中,都有一道彩虹。追到了这道彩虹,又去追另一道。曾外祖父决定离开桂坑乡过番来时,他心中的一道彩虹是要活得体面,然后衣锦还乡。外公在马来亚白手起家,带领家人亲戚耕耘打拼,他的彩虹是让一家大小丰衣足食,然后造福乡梓邻里。父亲年轻时正逢乱世,他在战火中寻寻觅觅,向往着一个繁荣富强自由民主...

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心写心
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心写心

吴韦材

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《心写心》是吴韦材写作多年的一次心灵沉淀,收纳了他近年来的感性与理性作品约六十篇,文情并茂,展现了他对生命、生活、感情与人情的种种体会与感悟。

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