Memoirs

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

Girls Can't Be in the Mafia

Danielle West

$24.90

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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Always A Commando

Always A Commando

Thomas A Squire

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Lieutenant-Colonel Clarence Tan Kim Peng (Rtd) was born on his family’s rubber plantation in 1941 Singapore, just ten months prior to the Japanese ...

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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

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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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Jeremy Monteiro: Late Night Thoughts of a Jazz Musician

Jeremy Monteiro: Late Night Thoughts of a Jazz Musician

Jeremy Monteiro

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Jeremy Monteiro is a thinker and an observer. He likes to think about music, life, people and human existence, and he loves to observe human behavi...

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Eve: Memoirs of an International Sex Worker
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Eve: Memoirs of an International Sex Worker

Annika Cleeve

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This is the true story of Annika Cleeves eighteen years as a sex worker and international escort in Australia, Singapore and Southeast Asia.

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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 (book 3)

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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The Best I Could

Subhas Anandan

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Subhas Anandan (1947– 2015) was undoubtedly Singapore's best-known crominal lawyer. The Best I Could traces the life and career of an advocate whos...

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It's Easy to Cry - Localbooks.sg

It's Easy to Cry

Subhas Anandan

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Subhas Anandan (1947–2015) was Singapore’s the best-known criminal lawyer, having led several landmark cases that shaped the face of criminal law i...

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Out of the Harbour - Localbooks.sg

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

Robert Kuok

Andrew Tanzer, Robert Kuok

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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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Guards Gone Wild!

Guards Gone Wild!

Loh Teck Yong

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Sample Guards Gone Wild! is a memoir of Teck Yong's experiences in the private security industry. There’s plenty to tell. Scams perpetrated by secu...

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Pioneers in Microbiology: The Human Side of Science

Pioneers in Microbiology: The Human Side of Science

Jong-Kang Liu, King-Thom Chung

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Pasteurization, penicillin, Koch's postulates, and gene coding. These discoveries and inventions are vital yet commonplace in modern life, but wer...

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Lost At 15, Found At 50

Lost At 15, Found At 50

Ashwini Devare

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From Russia’s Iron Curtain to Burma’s Bamboo Curtain, Sikkim to South Korea, this biography follows the struggle of a young girl whose life was a c...

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Anwar Returns: The Final Twist

Anwar Returns: The Final Twist

Mark Trowell

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On 16 May 2018, after spending two stints in prison totalling eight years behind bars, Anwar Ibrahim was released and received a full pardon from t...

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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 - Localbooks.sg

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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$12.00