Balik Kampung - Localbooks.sg

Balik Kampung

Verena Tay (Ed.)

$19.00

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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The Woman Who Turned Into A Vending Machine

The Woman Who Turned Into A Vending Machine

Natalie Wang

$16.00

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

$19.00

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 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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The Desire For Elsewhere

The Desire For Elsewhere

Agnes Chew

$19.00

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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The Cars and Other Plays by Verena Tay

The Car and Other Plays (Backorder)

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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Tender Delirium

Tender Delirium

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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Sonnets from the Singlish Upsize 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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'Others' Is Not A Race (2nd Edition)

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

Melissa De Silva

$19.00

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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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
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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Dreaming Cities

Dreaming Cities

Eddie Tay

$16.00

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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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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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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Objects of Affection

Objects of Affection (Backorder)

Krishna Udayasankar

$16.00

Currently taking preorders for this title, orders for this book is expected to be fulfilled by early April 2019. — Everyday objects surround us, th...

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Love, or Something Like Love

Love, or Something Like Love

O Thiam Chin

$22.00

This title is available in two different covers — A woman reminded of her past through the acts of her grandson. A band of swordsmen on a failed m...

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LONTAR Issue #2 - Localbooks.sg

LONTAR Issue #2

Jason Erik Lundberg (Ed.)

$19.00

This issue of LONTAR presents speculative writing from and about Korea, Singapore, Indonesia, Cambodia, Vietnam and Thailand. Inside these pages, y...

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LONTAR Issue #1 - Localbooks.sg

LONTAR Issue #1

Jason Erik Lundberg (Ed.)

$22.00

This premiere issue of LONTAR presents speculative writing from and about the Philippines, Malaysia, Cambodia, Singapore, Laos and Vietnam. Inside ...

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In the Company of Heroes

In the Company of Heroes

Verena Tay

$22.80

In the Company of Heroes, an anthology of seven plays by seasoned theatre practitioner Verena Tay, taps into the realm of myth and archetype, while...

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Grandma's Recipes - Localbooks.sg
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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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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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For the End Comes Reaching

For the End Comes Reaching

David Wong Hsien Ming

$16.00

This is a meditation on the ineffable sense of loss that accompanies each having. Through the death of his father, a son apprehends other deaths an...

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Every Moving Thing That Lives Shall Be Food

Every Moving Thing That Lives Shall Be Food

Grace Chia

$19.00

A Singapore emigrant muses about the HDB heartlands and her adopted British lifestyle. An undergrad gets culture shock travelling abroad to Canada ...

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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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Capital Misfits

Capital Misfits

Julie Koh

$19.00

A capsule collection of surreal short stories from one of Australia’s rising stars. A woman arrives on the seventh level of Heaven, only to realise...

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