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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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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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$24.90
The Way of Kueh: Savouring & Saving Singapore’s Heritage Desserts

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

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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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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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
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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$32.00
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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$10.00
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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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

from $37.00

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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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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EVER: Part 1 of the sequel to the RunHideSeek trilogy

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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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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He Saved Thousands: The Story of Dr JMJ Supramaniam

He Saved Thousands: The Story of Dr JMJ Supramaniam

Dato Paul Supramaniam, Naleeza Ebrahim

$32.00

Sample He lost his mother when he was two and his father when he was 15. His leg was injured during the Japanese bombardment of Singapore and docto...

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$32.00
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Stamford Raffles: Founder of Modern Singapore

Geraldine Goh, Zhou Yimin (Illus.)

$8.50

We know him best as the founder of modern Singapore . He was instrumentral in bringing about the island 's development into a free port. Yet , how ...

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Mynah Magazine #2 - Localbooks.sg

Mynah Magazine #2

Not Applicable

$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
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
On a Street in Singapore: A Comic View of Singapore
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On a Street in Singapore: A Comic View of Singapore

James Suresh, Syed Ismail (Illus.)

$15.00

Winner of POPULAR Readers’ Choice Award 2011, English (Adult) The title of this book was inspired by a song written back in the 1940s and performed...

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$15.00
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Engineering a First World: 50 Feats That Transformed Singapore

Engineering a First World: 50 Feats That Transformed Singapore

Ian De Cotta

$48.00

In 2015, The Institution of Engineers, Singapore (IES) organised Engineering Feats @ IES-SG50, a nationwide competition launched by DPM Teo Chee He...

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$48.00
The Art of Charlie Chan Hock Chye (New 2019 Hardcover)
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The Art of Charlie Chan Hock Chye (New 2019 Hardcover)

Sonny Liew

$45.90

Winner of Book of the Year for Singapore Book Awards 2016Winner of Best Book Cover Design for Singapore Book Awards 2016 Winner of Singapore Litera...

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$45.90
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The Religious Monuments of Singapore - Localbooks.sg

The Religious Monuments of Singapore

Lee Geok Boi

$36.92

This book, which is co-published with the Preservation of Monuments Board, takes a fascinating look into the architecture and history of twenty of ...

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A Tiger Remembers - Localbooks.sg

A Tiger Remembers (Backorder)

Ann Wee

$18.00

Born in the Year of the Fire Tiger, Ann Elizabeth Wee moved to Singapore in 1950 to marry into a Singaporean Chinese family, travelling by ship int...

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$18.00
Adoption

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
HOME - Localbooks.sg

HOME

Andre Yeo

$14.90

There are numerous books on life in Singapore. But none like this. In the first of its kind, veteran journalist, Andre Yeo, captures everyday life ...

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What’s in the Name?

What's in the Name?

Yew Peng Ng

from $28.00

Shortlisted for Singapore Book Awards 2018, Best Book Cover Design Since 1819, more than 6,200 place (street and village) names divided into more t...

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