Short Stories

Lion City

Lion City

Ng Yi-Sheng

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Co-Winner of the Singapore Literature Prize 2020 (English, Fiction)Winner of the Singapore Book Awards Best Literary Work 2019 A man learns that al...

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This Is Where I Won't Be Alone

This Is Where I Won't Be Alone

Inez Tan

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A pair of twins tries desperately to survive their education. A sentient oyster ponders the concept of making time. An unemployed man devises a so...

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Ministry of Moral Panic

Ministry of Moral Panic

Amanda Lee Koe

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Meet an over-the-hill Pop Yé-yé singer with a faulty heart, two conservative middle-aged women holding hands in the Galápagos, and the proprietor o...

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Asian Spine Chillers, Vol.1

Asian Spine Chillers, Vol.1

Andrew Lee

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Volume 1 of Asian Spine Chillers by Andrew Lee features fantastic spooky stories set in Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia, Thailand, Philippines and H...

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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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Without: Stories of Lack and Longing

Without: Stories of Lack and Longing

Michele Koh Morollo

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What’s missing in your life? What keeps you up at night? What will make you happy? What will make you whole? These are the things that the stories ...

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Marriage and Mutton Curry - Localbooks.sg

Marriage and Mutton Curry

M. Shanmughalingam

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Shortlisted for 2019 Singapore Book Awards Best Book Cover Design A kimono-clad Tamil woman greets Japanese soldiers at the door while her Anglophi...

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Nostalgia Yang Hilang

Nostalgia Yang Hilang

Mohamed Latiff Mohamed

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Nostalgia Yang Hilang merakam kisah individu-individu yang dicabar oleh gelombang peralihan dan pembangunan. Ada yang rasa hampa dan terasing, ada ...

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The Space Between the Raindrops

The Space Between the Raindrops

Justin Ker

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Contemplative and filled with possibility, each evanescent story in this collection inhabits the fleeting, unrepeatable place between the falling d...

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LONTAR Issue #10 - Localbooks.sg

LONTAR Issue #10

Jason Erik Lundberg (Ed.)

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This tenth and final double-sized issue of LONTAR presents speculative writing from and about Singapore, the Philippines, Malaysia, Hong Kong, Kore...

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Warna Sebuah Rahsia (The Colour of Secret)

Warna Sebuah Rahsia (The Colour of Secret)

Peter Augustine Goh

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Shortlisted for the Singapore Literature Prize 2020 (Malay, Fiction)Winner of the Readers' Favourite 2020 (Malay) Warna Sebuah Rahsia menghimpunkan...

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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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Imaginary Friends: 26 Whimsical Fables for Getting on in a Crazy World

Imaginary Friends: 26 Whimsical Fables for Getting on in a Crazy World

Arif Rafhan (Illus.), Melanie Lee

$23.35

Imaginary Friends is a collection of modern fables for adults based on the letters of the alphabet. These modern morality tales are humorous, witty...

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From the Belly of the Cat
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From the Belly of the Cat

Stephanie Ye (Ed.)

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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 Goddess in the Living Room

The Goddess in the Living Room

Latha

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Translated from Tamil to English, the book begins with the story of Alyssa, who is left with her grandparents on Pulau Ubin as a child and her expe...

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The Short Stories And Radio Plays of S. Rajaratnam (Paperback)
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The Short Stories And Radio Plays of S. Rajaratnam

S. Rajaratnam

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Fourteen stimulating literary works that shine a new light on Singapore’s first foreign minister and one of its most eloquent and farsighted leader...

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LONTAR Issue #7 - Localbooks.sg

LONTAR Issue #7

Jason Erik Lundberg (Ed.)

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This seventh issue of LONTAR presents speculative writing from and about Malaysia, Vietnam, Singapore, Laos, the Philippines, Indonesia and Korea. ...

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LONTAR Issue #8 - Localbooks.sg

LONTAR Issue #8

Jason Erik Lundberg (Ed.)

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This eighth issue of LONTAR presents speculative writing from and about Singapore, the Philippines and Thailand. Inside these pages, you’ll find: f...

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Regrettable Things That Happened Yesterday

Regrettable Things That Happened Yesterday

Jennani Durai

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Shortlisted for Singapore Literature Prize 2018, Fiction A teenager discovers his grandfather's secret identity only after his death. A young immi...

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LONTAR Issue #9 - Localbooks.sg

LONTAR Issue #9

Jason Erik Lundberg (Ed.)

$14.90

This issue of LONTAR presents speculative writing from and about Vietnam, Brunei, Singapore, the Philippines and Indonesia. Inside these pages, you...

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Stories of Suspense - Localbooks.sg

Stories of Suspense

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Stories of Suspense is a compilation of twelve riveting tales centred on the theme of suspense. Young writers from Thinktank keep readers on the ed...

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Stories of Suspense Commentary - Localbooks.sg

Stories of Suspense Commentary

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What makes a story spellbinding and another mundane? The accompanying Commentary to Stories of Suspense reveals the secret strategies to writing we...

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Labirin Al Maut (Labryinth of Al Maut)

Labirin Al Maut (Labryinth of Al Maut)

Noor Aisya Buang

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Co-Merit Winner of the Singapore Literature Prize 2020 (Malay, Fiction) Labirin Al Maut adalah kumpulan cerpen yang menampilkan cerpen-cerpen denga...

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达哥打 (dakota)
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达哥打 (dakota)

黄凯德 Wong Koi Tet

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Winner of the Singapore Literature Prize 2020 (Chinese, Creative Nonfiction) 《达哥打》是一本写给童年的乡愁之书,收录了19篇相关的散文和插画,即是个人情感的切面,也是集体记忆的展现,更是新加坡历史与土地变迁的见证。作...

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