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Lieutenant Adnan and The Last Regiment
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Lieutenant Adnan and The Last Regiment

Danny Jalil, Zaki Ragman (Illus.)

$9.00

Lieutenant Adnan bin Saidi was a man who fought valiantly to defend Singapore during the Japanese invasion in February 1942. He, along with the res...

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Batas Langit (Edisi Baharu)
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Batas Langit (Edisi Baharu)

Mohamed Latiff Mohamed

$15.00

Pohon jejawi di tepi perigi Kampung Pak Buyung menjadi ternpat istimewa bagi Adi, seorang kanak-kanak Di pohon itu dia berangan-angan, fikirkan hal...

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A Bit of Earth

A Bit of Earth

Suchen Christine Lim

$20.00

Malaya. A land of unparalleled richness. For centuries, the peninsular has attracted fortune hunters, money-grabbing pirates and migrants seeking a...

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Old Singapore! : Tigers & Traders

Old Singapore! : Tigers & Traders

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A tuan discovers his cook has included tiger meat in his curry. Sampan boys race down the Singapore River. A gang robs dhobies and make off with sh...

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Altered Straits - Localbooks.sg

Altered Straits

Kevin Martens Wong

$24.90

Longlisted for Epigram Books Fiction Prize 2015  In an alternate 1947 filled with mystical creatures, Singapuran boy-soldier Naufal Jazair is bond...

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Lieutenant Kurosawa’s Errand Boy - Localbooks.sg

Lieutenant Kurosawa’s Errand Boy

Warran Kalasegaran

$24.90

Shortlisted for Singapore Book Awards 2018, Best Fiction TitleLonglisted for Epigram Books Fiction Prize 2016 During the Japanese Occupation of Sin...

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Forbidden Hill

Forbidden Hill

John Greenwood

$18.60

This is the first volume in a sweeping saga of historical fiction that spans the first 100 years of Singapore. Features real historical people, suc...

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And the Rain My Drink
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And the Rain My Drink

Han Suyin

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First published in 1956, Han Suyin’s magnificent novel about the Emergency Period in Malaya and Singapore evokes all the colour and conflict of a ...

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Can Asians Think? (4th Edition)
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Can Asians Think? (4th Edition)

Kishore Mahbubani

$24.00

Can Asians think? Is Western civilization universal? Does the West promote human rights for altruistic reasons? These are some questions Kishore Ma...

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Rice Bowl

Rice Bowl

Suchen Christine Lim

$18.50

Rice Bowl - A first novel from the first Singapore Literature Prize Winner. It was a thrusting world out there - every man for himself, striving, s...

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Old Singapore! : Tiffin at One O'Clock

Old Singapore! : Tiffin at One O'Clock

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A gun on Fort Canning signals morning call. A long walk on country roads is followed by lolling about the bungalow verandah. At 9 o’clock, breakfas...

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The River's Song by Suchen Chrisine Lim

The River's Song

Suchen Christine Lim

$21.90

Ping, the daughter of Chinatown's Pipa Queen, loves Weng, the voice of the people, but family circumstances drive them apart. Ping is forced to lea...

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Gull Between Heaven and Earth - Localbooks.sg

Gull Between Heaven and Earth

Boey Kim Cheng

$24.90

Shortlisted for Singapore Book Awards 2018, Best Book Cover Design For Emperor and Country, or Love and Family? Zimei (子美) is faced with a bleak fu...

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Circumstance: Truth and lies in the Malayan jungle

Circumstance: Truth and lies in the Malayan jungle

Rosie Milne

$18.50

It is 1924, and the British rule Malaya. Guy is a colonial administrator in charge of Kluanak, a remote district deep in the jungle. Nony is Guy’s ...

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A Choice Of Evils

A Choice Of Evils

Meira Chand

$18.68

This epic novel is set against the backdrop of the Sino-Japanese war, from the time Japan annexed Manchuria in the early 1930s until the end of the...

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Crystal Wedding
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Crystal Wedding

Nicky Harman (trans.), Xu Xiaobin

$26.00

Yang Tianyi is a “leftover woman” and under pressure to find a husband. She is attractive and intelligent but knows little of the world, and finall...

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双口鼎一村,那些年那些事
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双口鼎一村,那些年那些事

张挥

$18.69

小说叙事背景是一个华人甘榜,新马两国上个世纪好几代人成长的集体记忆。 这个本土实际存在过的小村落,经过岁月洗礼、时代变迁,如今已是一个繁华的卫星小镇。作者自幼随母辗转移居双口鼎一村,在乡村里度过快乐多彩的童年,村民朴实的生活看似平静无波,其实在每个大时代的巨轮碾过的轨迹下,平凡的故事背后都是一...

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抢救中胜222
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抢救中胜222

毕莫

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一艘满载历史包袱的战舰沉没了,浮起的是一连串的问号与感叹号。 三个年迈的老兵,与军方对抗,与风雨搏斗,决心参与抢救久别重逢的老军舰。他们视死如归,要与老军舰共存亡,是因为对这命运伙伴的赤胆忠心?还是为了抢救重生的希望和故土的记忆? 小说情节如历史场景的时空交错。从四十年代的上海,到九十年代的台...

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忽必烈大帝
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忽必烈大帝

饶伙发

$22.00

《忽必烈大帝》以中国元朝建立前后为历史背景。 花剌子模国被成吉思汗所灭,国王全家投河自尽,小王子侥幸为路过的丘处机所救,此后多番奇遇,练成一身惊世的武功,又与西夏亡国君臣组成中秋盟。他们的奋斗过程谱写着和平与暴力,合作与斗争,恩怨与仇杀,英雄与儿女情爱的故事。与此同时,小说演绎了忽必烈大帝传奇...

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海与岛
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海与岛

骆宾路

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《海与岛》——一个过番华侨家庭在不同的时代与社会所走过的崎岖的道路,溢满酸甜苦辣的一生。小说跨越时空近百年,故事从清末民初,主人翁陈大海离乡背井闯荡南洋,历经第二次世界大战,千里寻父,晚年携带妻儿子女落叶归根,回归故乡,却不幸魂断于文化大革命中,陈老太如惊弓之鸟,慌不择路,带着子女回流到香港。...

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Urih Pesisir
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Urih Pesisir

Muslim Burmat

$29.00

Sebuah Novel sejarah yang mengerikan dan menyayat hati dari hal kaum penjajah Inggeris ke angkara penindasannya terhadap rakyat Borneo dan niat bur...

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Warna Sebuah Penghijrahan
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Warna Sebuah Penghijrahan

Peter Augustine Goh

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Kisah tiga insan yang ingin ke pangkal jalan setelah meninggalkan dunia yang dihantui samseng, dadah, penipuan dan keganasan. Rezal berjaya ke mena...

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Island of Demons

Island of Demons

Nigel Barley

$18.50

Many men dream of running away to a tropical island and living surrounded by beauty and exotic exuberance. Walter Spies did more than dream. He act...

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Malayan Spymaster
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Malayan Spymaster

Boris Hembry

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This is a true story of 1930s Malaysia, of jungle operations, submarines and spies in WWII, and of the postwar Malayan Emergency, as experienced b...

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