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Marylyn Tan

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Winner of the Singapore Literature Prize 2020 (English, Poetry) What do we expect of an unapologetically female author? What do we expect of consum...

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Sonnets From The Singlish: Upsize Edition (2nd Edition)

Sonnets From The Singlish: Upsize Edition (2nd Edition)

Joshua Ip

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Sonnets from the Singlish upsize edition is a collection of 88 poems on love, language and the pursuit of laughter. the poems are loosely translate...

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One Fierce Hour
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One Fierce Hour

Alfian Sa'at

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One Fierce Hour is Alfian Sa’at’s first and breakout work. It was hailed as ‘truly a landmark’ for Singaporean poetry when it was published in 1998...

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Animal Season

Animal Season

Cyril Wong, Speak Cryptic

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From a crow and his famous pitcher to a story about a spiteful bee, Aesop’s fables have been known to instruct or affirm universal truths. For Cyri...

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风向鸡 李宁强的摄影诗 (Lee Leng Kiong's Photography Poetry Book)

风向鸡 李宁强的摄影诗 (Lee Leng Kiong's Photography Poetry Book)

李寧强 Lee Leng Kiong

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Shortlisted for the Singapore Literature Prize 2020 (Chinese, Poetry)Winner of the Readers' Favourite 2020 (Chinese) Sample 这是作者的第一本诗集,所选一百首诗皆源于一张照...

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Sepatu Mimpi (Dream Shoes)

Sepatu Mimpi (Dream Shoes)

Samsudin Said

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Winner of the Singapore Literature Prize 2020 (Malay, Poetry) Sepatu Mimpi diukir dalam bentuk “simplistik” yang menggagumkan, menggunakan diksi, i...

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Call and Response: A Migrant/Local Poetry Anthology

Call and Response: A Migrant/Local Poetry Anthology

Joshua Ip (Ed.), Rolinda Onates Espanola (Ed.), Zakir Hossain (Ed.)

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Singapore is a migrant nation. Who truly deserves the title 'local', and how far removed is your average 'local poet' from the term 'migrant worker...

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Tender Delirium (3rd Printing)

Tender Delirium (3rd Printing)

Tania De Rozario

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Tender Delirium is Tania De Rozario's first collection of poetry and short prose. It brings together (but is not limited to) estranged lovers, desp...

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The Woman Who Turned Into A Vending Machine

The Woman Who Turned Into A Vending Machine

Natalie Wang

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A housewife turns into a vending machine. Zombies are coming for tea. An unnamed narrator dreams of a cat. The Woman Who Turned Into A Vending Mach...

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The Collected Poems of Arthur Yap

The Collected Poems of Arthur Yap

Arthur Yap

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Arthur Yap published four major collections of poetry: only lines (1971), commonplace (1977), down the line (1980), and man snake apple & other...

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Means to an End

Means to an End

Toh Hsien Min

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If the feeling of love is suppressed constantly, it hides in subconsciousness and exists there like a revolutionary going underground, plotting mal...

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Haikuku by Gwee Li Sui

Haikuku

Gwee Li Sui

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This volume could well be subtitled the social history of Singapore in 120 haiku. There are haiku about MRT breakdown, rat infestation, haze, 377A,...

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Stories by the River

Shane Carroll

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Nothing stays the same. Stories by the River is the journal of a misfit growing into a man; his changing perspectives set against 10 years of a cha...

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Twin Cities

Twin Cities

Joshua Ip (Ed.), Tammy Ho Lai-Ming (Ed.)

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The twin cinema, created by Singapore poet Yeow Kai Chai, is a rigid, yet spectacular poetic form that mixes constraint with possibility. Its twin ...

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parsetreeforestfire
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parsetreeforestfire

Hamid Roslan

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Shortlisted for the Singapore Literature Prize 2020 (English, Poetry) parsetreeforestfire is a bilingual book of poetry with Singlish occupying one...

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Satori Blues

Satori Blues

Cyril Wong

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Cyril Wong’s longest and only Zen-inspired poem to date, Satori Blues is a response to writings by teachers of Buddhism and post-Buddhist philosoph...

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My Lot Is A Sky: An Anthology Of Poems By Asian Women

My Lot Is A Sky: An Anthology Of Poems By Asian Women

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My Lot Is A Sky is an anthology of poetry by Asian women. Named after a poem by Forough Farrokhzad, an influential Iranian writer and filmmaker, th...

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Can You Hear Me Now?

Can You Hear Me Now?

Pete Tong (Illus.), Vivien Yap, Yasmine Wong (Ed.)

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Sample An autobiographical look at a life spent unheard and unseen, Can You Hear Me Now? delves into a talkative and deeply unsettled mind through ...

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Dreaming Cities

Dreaming Cities

Eddie Tay

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In this book, poems and street photographs dream of the modern city, laying a poetic geography over the urban landscapes of Hong Kong and Singapore...

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Hyperlinkage

Hyperlinkage

Tse Hao Guang

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hyperlinkage is an experiment with a central hypothesis: that words can connect disparate points of view, plural experiences, multifarious crystall...

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Love is an Empty Barstool

Love is an Empty Barstool

Pooja Nansi

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The poems in this collection are best read with a glass of single malt but they work equally well in a quiet place at twilight. Test on a small are...

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The Lover’s Inventory

The Lover’s Inventory

Cyril Wong

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A crucifix, a piece of underwear, a body part—these belong to a lover’s inventory that encompasses objects, places, sensations, and other memorabil...

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Tilting Our Plates to Catch the Light

Tilting Our Plates to Catch the Light

Cyril Wong

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Cyril Wong’s latest collection of poems brings into play his background in music. Reminiscent of a concerto, an orchestra is invoked by poems that ...

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Bagiku Sepilah Sudah

Bagiku Sepilah Sudah

Mohamed Latiff Mohamed

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"... Sajak Mohamed Latiff Mohamed merupakan proses pencarian hakikat kebenaran mengenai manusia, lingkungan dan Tuhannya dan kerana itu, meskipun t...

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Puisi Luka dan Puisi Duka
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