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Food Republic: A Singapore Literary Banquet

Food Republic: A Singapore Literary Banquet

Ann Ang, Daryl Lim Wei Jie, Tse Hao Guang

$30.00

Food Republic is a generous serving of Singapore's food culture: from the making and eating of food, to the sale and hawking of it, our love and ha...

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$30.00
Stranger To Myself

Stranger To Myself (Backorder)

MD Sharif Uddin, Theophilus Kwek (Ed.)

$18.60

Winner of Singapore Book Awards 2018, Best Non-Fiction Title From the Preface The sacrifices of migrant workers are written in every inch of Singap...

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$18.60
Once Upon A Singapore... Traders

Once Upon A Singapore... Traders

Alan Bay (Illus.), Tina Sim

$15.90

Sample While flipping through Grandpa's photo album of his childhood days, Aloysius and Grandpa are magically transported to 1900s Singapore. Aloys...

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The Way of Kueh: Savouring & Saving Singapore’s Heritage Desserts (Backorder)

The Way of Kueh: Savouring & Saving Singapore’s Heritage Desserts (Backorder)

Christopher Tan

$47.90

Food writer, cooking instructor and author Christopher Tan is back with the definitive book on Singapore’s kueh, sharing everything you need to kno...

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An Introduction to the Culture and History of the Teochews in Singapore

An Introduction to the Culture and History of the Teochews in Singapore

Gia Lim Tan

$45.00

This book is one of the first few books written in English on Chaozhou culture and history. It compiles information from Chinese and English source...

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$45.00
Mynah Magazine #2 - Localbooks.sg

Mynah Magazine #2

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$26.00

Mynah is an annual print magazine about Singapore, Singaporeans and Singaporeanness. Through longform stories, we critically and creatively examine...

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$26.00
A History of Modern Singapore, 1819-2005 (New Edition)

A History of Modern Singapore, 1819-2005 (New Edition)

C.M. Turnbull

$24.00

C.M. Turnbull's one-volume history of Singapore has been an essential resource since its first edition was published in 1977. Revised fully twice, ...

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$24.00
Birds of Singapore - Localbooks.sg
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Birds of Singapore

Christopher Hails, Frank Jarvis

$28.00

For a relatively tiny island, with such a high ratio of urban development, Singapore contains a surprisingly large number of birds – native species...

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$28.00
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SQ21: Singapore Queers in the 21st Century - Localbooks.sg

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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$19.00
Air-Conditioned Nation Revisited: Essays on Singapore Politics

Air-Conditioned Nation Revisited: Essays on Singapore Politics

Cherian George

$25.00

Sample "Think of Singapore instead as the Air-Conditioned Nation—a society with a unique blend of comfort and central control, where people have ma...

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$25.00
My Love Is Blind - Localbooks.sg

My Love Is Blind

Tan Guan Heng

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“Perhaps I will write about my own life as a blind person," Choon Guan said. "I'll entitle it My Love Is Blind. The word blind will embrace your na...

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The Expats’ Guide to Singapore: Finding Your Feet on the Little Red Dot

The Expats’ Guide to Singapore: Finding Your Feet on the Little Red Dot

Alison Ozawa Sanders, Jessica Duff

$32.00

In The Expats’ Guide to Singapore: Finding Your Feet on the Little Red Dot seasoned expats Jessica Duff and Alison Sanders calm your newbie fears, ...

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There Was A Time: Singapore from Self-Rule to Independence 1959-1965

There Was A Time: Singapore from Self-Rule to Independence 1959-1965

Lee Geok Boi

$50.00

Introduction by Lee Geok BoiThis collection of 328 photographs shows the rhythm of daily life in Singapore between 1959 and 1965 – the pivotal time...

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$50.00
Mynah Magazine #3

Mynah Magazine #3

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$26.00

Mynah is an annual print magazine about Singapore, Singaporeans and Singaporeanness. Through longform stories, we critically and creatively examine...

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$26.00
Legendary Tales of Singapore

Legendary Tales of Singapore

Catherine GS Lim, Zaki Ragman (Illus.)

$10.00

"… they all beheld a strange animal. It seemed to move with great speed; it had a red body and a black head; its breast was white; it was strong an...

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Spiaking Singlish - Localbooks.sg

Spiaking Singlish

Gwee Li Sui

$23.35

Singlish is a punchy and witty patois used in Singapore. It mixes English with words, phrases, and syntaxes from the languages of different ethnic ...

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$23.35
Diary of a Former Covidiot

Diary of a Former Covidiot

Christina Thé

$18.68

A new international phenomenon! Tales of panic buying, fear and irrational behaviour in a time of Coronavirus A collection of stories, written fro...

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Mr Kiasu in Singapore History

Mr Kiasu in Singapore History

Johnny Lau

$12.06

Endorsed by PMO(Prime Minister's Office) for the "SG Bicentennial" Event Unravel Singapore's History through the eyes of Mr Kiasu! Journey back in ...

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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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Shortlisted for 2019 Singapore Book Awards Best Non-Fiction Title and Best Book Cover Design Goh Chok Tong was not supposed to be the Prime Ministe...

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The Naysayer's Book Club - Localbooks.sg

The Naysayer's Book Club

Simon Vincent

$24.90

"We need more naysayers… We need to create new formulas, which you can't until you attack and challenge every sacred cow." — Kishore Mahbubani, for...

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EVER: Part 1 of the sequel to the RunHideSeek trilogy
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EVER: Part 1 of the sequel to the RunHideSeek trilogy

Gabby Tye

$15.90

Armed with a magical watch from Norus, the guardian of the prehistoric exhibit at the Singapore Science Museum, Samuel and Anna get transported back

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Timmy & Tammy Series (Level 3): At Sentosa
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Timmy & Tammy Series (Level 3): At Sentosa

Eliz Ong (Illus.), Ruth Wan-Lau

$8.90

Join Timmy and Tammy as they go out and about to explore and learn. Practise reading skills and have fun with the activity at the back of the book....

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Adoption
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Our Very Own

Various

$15.00

Our Very Own is an inspiring collection of true stories. Honest, heartfelt and reflective, these stories give readers poignant glimpses of the raw ...

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$15.00
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The Justice Demand
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The Justice Demand

Ronald JJ Wong

$32.00

Where is social justice in the Gospel? Where is social justice in the Singapore Church? These are the two main questions this book seeks to explore...

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$32.00
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Singapore: Good Class Bungalow 1819–2015
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Singapore: Good Class Bungalow 1819–2015

Albert Lim, Robert Powell

$44.86

This book traces the development of stand-alone residential architecture in Singapore from its early days as a colony to the present. Expertly rese...

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$44.86
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Singapore in the 60s: An Illustrated Recollection Of Life In The Sixties

Singapore in the 60s: An Illustrated Recollection Of Life In The Sixties

James Suresh, Syed Ismail (Illus.)

$18.00

With his new book, James Suresh—co-creator of the hugely popular Mr Kiasu—is bringing back the 1960s through cartoon drawings and anecdotes. Praise...

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$18.00