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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
An Introduction to the Culture and History of the Teochews in Singapore (Backorder)

An Introduction to the Culture and History of the Teochews in Singapore (Backorder)

Gia Lim Tan

$45.00

Orders for this title will be fulfilled by mid June 2019. — This book is one of the first few books written in English on Chaozhou culture and hist...

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$45.00
Tall Order: The Goh Chok Tong Story (Volume 1)

Tall Order: The Goh Chok Tong Story (Volume 1)

Peh Shing Huei

from $37.00

Goh Chok Tong was not supposed to be the Prime Minister of Singapore — not by the norms and logic of most developing Asian countries. He had neithe...

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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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$36.92
Stranger To Myself

Stranger To Myself

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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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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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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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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Singapore at Random - Localbooks.sg

Singapore at Random

$25.00

An illustrated collection of Singapore trivia, Singapore at Random contains anecdotes, statistics, quotations, diagrams, facts, recipes, advice, fo...

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$25.00
Connections: History and Architecture, City Hall and Supreme Court

Connections: History and Architecture, City Hall and Supreme Court

Foo Min Li, Jean Wee, studioMilou Singapore

$46.64

Connections takes a look at two of Singapore’s most prominent National Monuments. The histories of the buildings, their architecture as well as the...

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Think+ Perspectives Issue 1

Think+ Perspectives Issue 1

$6.90

An official magazine of The Institute for The Habits of Mind, Think+ Perspectives is deisgned to promote critical thinking in secondary school stud...

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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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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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Mynah Magazine #2 - Localbooks.sg

Mynah Magazine #2

$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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Singapore: Good Class Bungalow 1819–2015

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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Rational Conversations: The Power of a People

Rational Conversations: The Power of a People

Kuik Shiao-Yin

$8.00

Former Nominated Member of Parliament Kuik Shiao-Yin shares the concerns of young voters and how a new generation of leaders can rise up to serve t...

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$8.00
Rational Conversations: The Silhouette of Oppression

Rational Conversations: The Silhouette of Oppression

Kirsten Han

$8.00

Activist and journalist Kirsten Han examines the relationship between government and political journalists in Singapore. About Rational Conversatio...

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Rational Conversations: China Is Messing with Your Mind

Rational Conversations: China Is Messing with Your Mind

Bilahari Kausikan

$8.00

Former diplomat Bilahari Kausikan highlights two global trends that can shape Singapore's future—identity politics and the rise of China—and how Ch...

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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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$32.00
The Art of Charlie Chan Hock Chye (New 2019 Hardcover)

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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Gateway to Old School Games - Localbooks.sg

Gateway to Old School Games

Asiapac Editorial

$9.00

Chapteh, congkak, hopscotch and five stones..Do these names ring a bell? This book takes you back in time to the 1950s and 1960s for some old schoo...

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Stamford Raffles - Localbooks.sg

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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Through the Lens of Lee Kip Lin

Through the Lens of Lee Kip Lin

Lai Chee Kien

$42.00

In 2009, the family of the late Lee Kip Lin donated to the National Library Board, Singapore over 14,500 slides and negatives of modern Singapore t...

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$42.00
Out in the Midday Sun

Out in the Midday Sun

Margaret Shennan

$21.45

The story of British Malaya and Singapore, from the days of Victorian pioneers to the denouement of independence, is a momentous episode in Britain...

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100 Singaporeans

100 Singaporeans

Wesley Loh Kar-Wai

$24.90

What does it mean to look Singaporean? Is there a unique quality to our faces that transcends our ethnic differences and immediately identifies us ...

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Singapore and the Silk Road of the Sea, 1300-1800

Singapore and the Silk Road of the Sea, 1300-1800

John N. Miksic

$58.00

Winner of Singapore History Prize 2018Shortlisted for ICAS Book Prize 2015 for the Best Study in the Humanities Beneath the modern skyscrapers of ...

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$58.00