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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
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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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
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
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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$26.00
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
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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Mynah Magazine #1
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Mynah Magazine #1

$28.00

Mynah is an annual print magazine about Singapore, Singaporeans and Singaporeanness. We want to critically and creatively examine the facets of thi...

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$28.00
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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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The Howling Silence

The Howling Silence

Catherine Lim

$18.65

In this collection of 14 short stories set in Singapore, Catherine Lim tells tales of the dead and their return, bringing readers on a journey of u...

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$18.65
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
Twin Cities

Twin Cities

Joshua Ip (Ed.), Tammy Ho Lai-Ming (Ed.)

$18.60

The twin cinema, created by Singapore poet Yeow Kai Chai, is a rigid, yet spectacular poetic form that mixes constraint with possibility. Its twin ...

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Singapore: Good Class Bungalow 1819–2015

Singapore: Good Class Bungalow 1819–2015

Albert Lim, Robert Powell

$60.00

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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$60.00
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 Art of Charlie Chan Hock Chye (New 2018 Hardcover)

The Art of Charlie Chan Hock Chye (New 2018 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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Let’s Draw! Singapore

Let’s Draw! Singapore

Various Authors

$28.00

“Let’s draw! Singapore” is an initiative to record Singapore’s neighbourhoods by compiling artworks from 61 contributors. Three sketchbooks were ci...

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Legendary Tales of Singapore - Localbooks.sg

Legendary Tales of Singapore

Catherine GS Lim, Zaki Ragman (Illus.)

$7.50

"… 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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Lim Bo Seng - Localbooks.sg

Lim Bo Seng

Clara Show, JDC (Illus.)

$7.50

A succesful businessman, Lim Bo Seng became synonymous with the anti-war movement in singapore during WW II. His commitment towards the resistance ...

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Issues of Law and Justice in Singapore

Issues of Law and Justice in Singapore

Daniel K S Koh (Ed.), Kiem-Kiok Kwa (Ed.)

$30.00

This book is an attempt at putting together in one accessible volume what some Singapore Christians think about matters of law and justice in their...

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$30.00
A River Transformed

A River Transformed

Timothy Auger

$45.79

The story of the Singapore River, the other rivers flowing into the Kallang Basin, and Marina Bay. It covers their commercial role over the centuri...

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Singapore

Singapore: A Pictorial History 1819-2000

Gretchen Liu

$59.90

Over 1,200 rare, fascinating and beautiful images vividly bring Singapore’s history to life – including the first ever photographic portrait taken ...

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$59.90
Goh Keng Swee : A Portrait

Goh Keng Swee: A Portrait

Tan Siok Sun

$25.00

Dr Goh Keng Swee’s public career spanned two eventful decades. He was a founding member of Singapore’s ruling political party, and played a signifi...

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$25.00
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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Singapore Mutiny

Singapore Mutiny

Edwin A. Brown

$18.50

'Chinese New Year 1915 will long be remembered in the Straits Settlements,' write Edwin and Mary Brown in their extraordinary account of the 1915 S...

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$18.50
A Chance of a Lifetime - Localbooks.sg

A Chance of a Lifetime

Various

$29.90

Lee Kuan Yew once described the opportunity to remake Singapore as 'a chance of a lifetime'. This book explores Lee's pivotal role in Singapore's u...

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$29.90