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There's No Such Thing as a Skinny Bibik (New Cover) (Preorder)

Publisher: Epigram Books
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  • Preorder Special: Preorders for this title are expected to be fulfilled by mid-October 2023 and will include an autograph from the author.

    If you're also ordering other titles, do order them separately so you can receive them first.

    Longlisted for the 2021 Epigram Books Fiction Prize

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    Charlie has always been too tall, too skinny and too wild to ever be considered a proper nyonya. Her mother, grandmother and great-grandmother are always looking on in disapproval, yet Charlie knows she must follow her heart in career and in love. That becomes complicated when three men fight for her affection, a major smuggling ring must be investigated and the paparazzi cannot get enough of her!

  • “Nonya Charlie aka Charlene Neo is a charmingly contradictory heroine in the true Peranakan and adventure tradition…with a touch of romance thrown in.”
    —Ovidia Yu, author of The Cannonball Tree Mystery

  • Sandra Chua is a former magazine editor and meddlesome mother of three exasperated daughters. In addition, she's an avid bookworm, K-drama addict and Domestic Goddess wannabe. There Is No Such Thing as a Skinny Bibik is her first novel.

ISBN: 9789814984096
Cover Type: Paperback
Page Count: 256
Year Published: 2022
Size: 198mm x 129mm