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SQ21: Singapore Queers in the 21st Century

Jason Wee (Ed.), Ng Yi-Sheng

$19.00

First published in 2006, the groundbreaking collection of coming out stories was the first affirming non-fiction volume accompanied by real names a...

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

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

Joshua Ip

$17.00

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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Balik Kampung (4th Printing)

Balik Kampung (4th Printing)

Verena Tay (Ed.)

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Balik Kampung is a collection of eight new tales of home written by authors who have lived in their neighbourhoods for 10 years or more. A mysterio...

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'Others' Is Not A Race (2nd Edition)

'Others' Is Not A Race (2nd Edition)

Melissa De Silva

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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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The Cars and Other Plays by Verena Tay

The Car and Other Plays

Verena Tay

$15.00

Three specially selected school plays by seasoned theatre practitioner Verena Tay, including the award-winning “The Car”. These three plays tap int...

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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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Animal Season

Animal Season

Cyril Wong, Speak Cryptic

$10.00

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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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.)

$19.00

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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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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Tender Delirium (3rd Printing)

Tender Delirium (3rd Printing)

Tania De Rozario

$16.00

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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A Tree to Take Us to Heaven

A Tree to Take Us to Heaven

Jordan Melic

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Kueny isn’t much of a worrier, except maybe when it comes to her father, the Custodian of a Thousand Generations, whose soul is hanging by a thread...

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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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Somewhere Else, Another You

Somewhere Else, Another You

Tania De Rozario

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False starts, chance encounters, careless mistakes, strokes of luck: Are we the sum of our actions, or of our possibilities? Somewhere Else, Anothe...

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The Desire For Elsewhere (2nd Printing)

The Desire For Elsewhere (2nd Printing)

Agnes Chew

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A girl who nearly meets with death while on board a plane from Paris to Marrakech; a boy who fills her arms with paper animals under the open skies...

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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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Satori Blues

Satori Blues

Cyril Wong

$10.00

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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From the Belly of the Cat (New Cover)

From the Belly of the Cat (New Cover)

Stephanie Ye (Ed.)

$19.00

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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The Infinite Library And Other Stories

The Infinite Library And Other Stories

Victor Fernando R. Ocampo

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A boy creates monsters from nanotech clay and programs them by reciting stories. A young woman finds the secret to save their doomed generation shi...

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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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Tilting Our Plates to Catch the Light

Tilting Our Plates to Catch the Light

Cyril Wong

$16.00

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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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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Love is an Empty Barstool

Love is an Empty Barstool

Pooja Nansi

$16.00

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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Hyperlinkage

Hyperlinkage

Tse Hao Guang

$10.00

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

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$10.00
Hello Baby

Hello Baby

Jocelyn Lau

$16.00

What does a first-time mother with a newborn baby perpetually latched on to her do? Why, write poems in her head, of course. Faced with memorable m...

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Half Ghost by Zed Yeo
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Half Ghost

Zed Yeo

$12.00

Not just a boy. Not quite a ghost. Nail is a half ghost. A series of events unfolds as Nail moves into a haunted neighbourhood. A sleeping power co...

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From the Belly of the Cat
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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
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