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Singapore's finest poets can be found here: from pioneers such as Edwin Thumboo and Robert Yeo to more recent award-winning voices such as Marylyn Tan, Cyril Wong and Samuel Lee.
  • Twin Cities

    Twin Cities

    S$18.60

    Description Praise About the Editors The twin cinema, created by Singapore poet Yeow Kai Chai, is a rigid, yet spectacular poetic form that mix...

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  • Who Are You My Country? - Localbooks.sg

    Who Are You My Country?

    S$13.93

    Description From the 1930s to 1965, discussions about modernisation, race and civic responsibility were as common as they are today. The youth ...

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  • When the Lights Went Off

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    Description Praise About the Poet As the poet navigates through middle age, beset by questions on ageing, love and loss, and the incipient awar...

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  • Standing in the Corner
    Standing in the Corner

    Standing in the Corner

    S$18.00

    Description About the Poet Does the word “childhood” call up mushy sentiments and nostalgic memories where time has given a rosy glow to what h...

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  • Soul's Festival
    Soul's Festival

    Soul's Festival

    S$24.95

    Description About the Poet This collection brings together in one volume, the author’s first four volumes of poetry which have long been out of...

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  • Sing a Song of Mankind
    Sing a Song of Mankind

    Sing a Song of Mankind

    S$18.00

    Description About the Poet From the author’s Introductory Note: “In the 1960s, love songs turned to songs of protest and youth the world over i...

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  • Short Circuits
    Short Circuits

    Short Circuits

    S$18.00

    Description About the Author This collection of occasional reflections is a first by one of Singapore’s most distinguished poets. Exploring how...

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    S$18.00
  • Mixing Tongues
    Mixing Tongues

    Mixing Tongues

    S$16.00

    Description About the Poet A collection of poems written by Heng Siok Tian. Her poems have been anthologised in Moving Worlds, Fifty on 50, Tum...

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    S$16.00
  • Means to an End
    Means to an End

    Means to an End

    S$15.00

    Description Praise About the Author Brian McElney was born in Hong Kong in the early 1930s, and for more than two decades was one of the territ...

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    S$15.00
  • Is My Body a Myth
    Is My Body a Myth

    Is My Body a Myth

    S$14.00

    Description About the Poet A collection of poems written by Heng Siok Tian. Her poems have been anthologised in Moving Worlds, Fifty on 50, Tum...

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    S$14.00
  • Haikuku by Gwee Li Sui

    Haikuku

    S$18.60

    Description About the Poet This volume could well be subtitled the social history of Singapore in 120 haiku. There are haiku about MRT breakdow...

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  • Death Wish

    Death Wish

    S$18.60

    Description About the Poet Gwee Li Sui once again shatters expectations from his verse with this gloriously macabre book. Death Wish distils al...

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  • Catching Connections
    Catching Connections

    Catching Connections

    S$13.00

    Description About the Poet The fifth volume of poetry by one of Singapore’s most distinguished poets carries in addition several hybrid pieces ...

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    S$13.00