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Singapore Classics

  • Son of Singapore

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    Tan Kok Seng Sample   |   Get the E-book  SynopsisA publishing sensation in the 1970s and 1980s, Son of Singapore traces the extraordinary upbringi...

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  • Three Sisters of Sze

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    Tan Kok Seng Sample   I   Get the E-book SynopsisSet in Penang, the well-heeled Sze family, initially loving, disintegrates as the parents become ...

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  • The Scholar and the Dragon

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    Stella Kon Sample   I   Get the E-book SynopsisAs good as historical fiction gets—The Scholar and the Dragon immerses the reader in the Singapore ...

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  • Glass Cathedral

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    Andrew Koh Sample   I   Get the E-book SynopsisWinner of the Singapore Literature Prize Commendation Award, Glass Cathedral’s sensitive depiction ...

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  • Ricky Star

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    Lim Thean Soo Sample   I   Get the E-book SynopsisFirst published in 1978 by Pan Pacific Book Distributors, Ricky Star is about a man who strives ...

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  • Spider Boys

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    Ming Cher Sample   I   Get the E-book SynopsisIn the 1950s, the street boys of Singapore caught and bet on their wrestling spiders, gaining not on...

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  • The Immolation

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    Goh Poh Seng Sample   I   Get the E-book SynopsisRegarded as one of the pioneers of Singapore literature, Goh Poh Seng takes on larger-than-life t...

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  • In Time, Out of Place

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    Shortlisted for Singapore Literature Prize 2016 (English Non-Fiction) You Jin Translated from the Chinese by Shelly Byrant Sample   I   Get the E-...

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  • Mum Is Where the Heart Is

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    You Jin Translated by Shelly Bryant from You Jin's 1996 memoir [跌碎的彩虹] Sample   |   Get the E-book Synopsis:In this uproarious memoir, You Jin empl...

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  • Death by Perfume

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    You Jin Translated from the Chinese by Jeremy Tiang Sample   I   Get the E-book SynopsisIn the late 1970s, a young Singaporean writer arrives in J...

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  • The Widower

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    Shortlisted for Singapore Literature Prize 2016 (English Fiction) Mohamed Latiff Mohamed  Sample   I   Get the E-book  SynopsisFormer political det...

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  • Confrontation

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    Selected by The Business Times as one of the Best Books of 2013 “Singapore in the turbulent '60s is evoked through a narrative pungent with details...

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  • The Earnest Mask

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    Xi Ni Er Translated from the Chinese by Howard Goldblatt & Sylvia Li-chun Lin Sample   I   Get the E-book SynopsisIn this Singapore Literature...

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  • A Life in Words

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    You Jin Translated from Chinese by Shelly Bryant Take a look inside Synopsis:“For many years, I have made my living by the pen. In 2005, when my au...

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  • Penghulu

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    Suratman MarkasanTranslated from the Malay by Solehah Ishak Look inside the book   I   Get the E-book SynopsisPak Suleh was the penghulu of Pulau S...

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  • Flowers at Dawn

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    Singai Ma ElangkannanTranslated from the Tamil by A.R. Venkatachalapathy  Sample   I   Get the E-book SynopsisWar is looming when Anbarasan arrive...

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  • Under the Bed, Confusion

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    Wong Meng VoonTranslated from the Chinese by Howard Goldblatt Sample   I   Get the E-book SynopsisThe stories in Under the Bed, Confusion sketch a...

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  • The Tower

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    Isa KamariTranslated from Malay by Alfian Sa’at Sample   I   Get the E-book Synopsis:From Isa Kamari comes a masterful tale of success and failure,...

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  • Other Cities, Other Lives

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    Chew Kok ChangTranslated from the Chinese by Shelly Bryant Sample   I   Get the E-book SynopsisIn Other Cities, Other Lives, travelogues are popul...

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