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Here's our selection of life stories for your perusal. Whether they're prominent Singaporeans or those marginalised by society, these stories share a unique truth and also offer life lessons that each of us can learn.

  • Loss Adjustment

    S$21.00

    Description About the Author “I have had nothing bad happen to me except my own doing. I have let this cowardice envelop me, and I can’t shake ...

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    S$21.00
  • A Life in Words

    S$24.90

    Description About the Author Look inside the book Translated from Chinese by Shelly Bryant “For many years, I have made my living by the pen. I...

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    S$24.90
  • 17A Keong Saik Road

    S$18.60

    Description About the Author "Mummy, why do you always have to leave for 17A…"  17A Keong Saik Road recounts Charmaine Leung’s growing-up years...

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    S$18.60
  • Mr SIA: Fly Past

    S$36.00

    Description About the Author Introducing the life and times of a legend in international aviation—Lim Chin Beng—the man they called Mr SIA. Abs...

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    S$36.00
  • Home is Not Here

    S$26.00

    Description Praise About the Author As someone who has studied history for much of my life, I have found the past fascinating. But it has alway...

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    S$26.00
  • When We Were Kings

    S$24.90

    Description Praise About the Author Look inside the book The 1978 Singapore rugby team made history by beating the powerful Kiwis, clinching th...

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    S$24.90
  • Serving Singapore

    S$36.00

    Description This book by a pioneer generation civil servant is a fascinating and an engaging account of Singapore's spectacular development fro...

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    S$36.00
  • I Will Survive

    S$20.00

    Description About the Editor What is it like to be gay and experience bullying in school or National Service? How do you deal with being reject...

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    S$20.00
  • I Want To Go Home

    S$19.00

    Description About the Author On the 11th of March, 2011, Yasuo Takamatsu lost his wife to the tsunami during the Great East Japan earthquake. S...

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    S$19.00
  • Goh Keng Swee: A Portrait

    S$27.00

    Description About the Author Dr Goh Keng Swee’s public career spanned two eventful decades. He was a founding member of Singapore’s ruling poli...

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    S$27.00
  • Perfection

    S$20.00

    Description Growing up in Singapore wasn’t as easy as it seemed. It was competitive yet conservative at the same time. In this personal memoir,...

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    S$20.00
  • Chasing the Dragon Out - Localbooks.sg

    Chasing the Dragon Out

    S$18.68

    Description About the Author This book is an honest no-holds barred biography. Author Jix Sze starts by sharing about the teenage years of his ...

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    S$18.68
  • Guards Gone Wild!

    S$20.00

    Description About the Author Look inside the book Guards Gone Wild! is a memoir of Teck Yong's experiences in the private security industry. Th...

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    S$20.00
  • Journey to Impact - Localbooks.sg

    Journey to Impact

    S$23.37

    Description About the Author What matters most in life? Why do we do the things we do? How do we want to be remembered? Those were honest quest...

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    S$23.37
  • Mr SIA: Fly Past
    Mr SIA: Fly Past

    Mr SIA: Fly Past

    S$36.00

    Description About the Author Introducing the life and times of a legend in international aviation—Lim Chin Beng—the man they called Mr SIA. Abs...

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    S$36.00