Memoirs

Always A Commando (Backorder)

Always A Commando (Backorder)

Thomas A Squire

$23.50

A dramatic, compelling account of a SAF pioneer officer's formative years in post-war Singapore. Best known for his role in helping to establish th...

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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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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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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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Tan Kim Seng: A Biography

Tan Kim Seng: A Biography

Vivienne Tan

$28.04

It is remarkable that no biography of Tan Kim Seng has been published until now considering that his imprint on 19th century Singapore is so signif...

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The Best I Could - Localbooks.sg

The Best I Could

Subhas Anandan

$29.90

Subhas Anandan (1947– 2015) was undoubtedly Singapore's best-known crominal lawyer. The Best I Could traces the life and career of an advocate whos...

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It's Easy to Cry - Localbooks.sg

It's Easy to Cry

Subhas Anandan

$29.90

Subhas Anandan (1947–2015) was Singapore’s the best-known criminal lawyer, having led several landmark cases that shaped the face of criminal law i...

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Homeless: The Untold Story of a Mother’s Struggle in Crazy Rich Singapore

Homeless: The Untold Story of a Mother’s Struggle in Crazy Rich Singapore

Liyana Dhamirah

$18.90

Ten years ago, Liyana Dhamirah was in a precarious situation: at 22, she was heavily pregnant and had no place to call home. For Liyana, home was o...

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Guards Gone Wild!

Guards Gone Wild!

Loh Teck Yong

$20.00

Sample Guards Gone Wild! is a memoir of Teck Yong's experiences in the private security industry. There’s plenty to tell. Scams perpetrated by secu...

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Walking Out of Secret Shame

Walking Out of Secret Shame

Jennifer Heng

$14.00

A gripping story of a girl who looked for love in all the wrong places. Pregnant twice as a teenager, Jennifer aborted both babies, bringing her do...

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Harry Builds a Nation - Localbooks.sg

Harry Builds a Nation (book 3)

Patrick Yee

$14.90

Harry Builds a Nation is the third book in the picture book series about Singapore’s remarkable leader, Lee Kuan Yew. Where A Boy Named Harry showe...

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Loss Adjustment
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Loss Adjustment

Linda Collins

$21.00

Loss Adjustment is a mother’s recount of her 17-year-old daughter’s suicide. "I have had nothing bad happen to me except my own doing. I have let t...

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Chia Ann Siang and Family: The Tides of Fortune

Chia Ann Siang and Family: The Tides of Fortune

Linda Kow, Ruth Chia, Soh Tiang Keng

$28.03

First detailed account of the life of one of Singapore’s pioneers – a landowner, merchant and philanthropist Vivid portrayal of a Peranakan Chines...

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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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When I Was in Uniform…

When I Was in Uniform…

James Suresh, Syed Ismail (Illus.)

$12.00

In this charming and funny book, Suresh recalls his days in the Singapore Armed Forces after being enlisted in 1975. Although the army then was not...

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A Boy Named Harry - Localbooks.sg
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A Boy Named Harry (book 1)

Patrick Yee

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The future leader of Singapore spent his growing up years doing what other children did in the 1920s. Harry liked to play with spinning tops, marbl...

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Our Very Own 2

Various

$20.00

Written by adoptive parents, adoptees, birth parents, and social works, this inspiring collection of true stories provides poignant glimpses into t...

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The LKY Story–Lee Kuan Yew: The Man Who Shaped a Nation

The LKY Story: The Man Who Shaped a Nation

Yoshihide Fujiwara, Yoshio Nabeta

$15.80

The LKY Story - Lee Kuan Yew: The Man Who Shaped a Nation is a tribute to Singapore's late founding father and Minister Mentor, Mr. Lee Kuan Yew. S...

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One More Story to Tell

One More Story to Tell

Chan Kwee Sung

$10.50

Get a blast of the past! Savour old-time tastes such as the original roadside laksa and check out the hangouts of the good old days like Happy Worl...

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Robert Kuok

Robert Kuok

Andrew Tanzer, Robert Kuok

$46.64

Winner of Singapore Book Awards 2018, Book of the Year Robert Kuok is one of the most highly respected businessmen in Asia. But this legendary Over...

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The Accidental Conductor

The Accidental Conductor

Toh Ban Sheng

$16.00

The Accidental Conductor is about the story of a self-made musician. The Young Artist Award recipient of 2006 started out his music career without ...

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$16.00
Harry Grows Up - Localbooks.sg

Harry Grows Up (book 2)

Patrick Yee

$14.90

Harry Grows Up is the second book in the series of picture books about the life of Singapore’s remarkable leader, Lee Kuan Yew. In the first book, ...

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I Dare To Dream: Make Possible the Impossible by Dr Low Lee Yong
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I Dare to Dream

Low Lee Yong

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In the early 60s, a little kampong boy was born in an obscure village. No one expected this little kampong boy to amount to anything, not even his ...

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Out of the Harbour - Localbooks.sg

Out of the Harbour

Jiamin Choo

$19.90

What will you do if you are standing at a crossroad in life and God calls you to leave familiar surroundings for an adventure with Him? In a remark...

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$19.90