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Abuse Suxxx!!! and Other Plays

$29.90

ABUSE SUXXX!!! AND OTHER PLAYSby Haresh Sharmapublished by The Necessary Stage * Featuring five plays by Cultural Medallion recipient Haresh Sharma, created over a span of two decades, Abuse Suxxx!!! and Other...
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The Sellout

$22.00

THE SELLOUTby Paul Beattypublished by Oneworld Publications * **WINNER OF THE MAN BOOKER PRIZE 2016**A biting satire about a young man's isolated upbringing and the race trial that sends him to the...
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The Heart Goes Last

$22.00

THE HEART GOES LASTby Margeret Atwoodpublished by Virago* Stan and Charmaine are a married couple trying to stay afloat in the midst of economic and social collapse. Living in their...
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Incognito

$26.00

INCOGNITOby David Eaglemanpublished by Canongate*In this sparkling and provocative book, renowned neuroscientist David Eagleman navigates the depths of the subconscious brain. Taking in brain damage, plane spotting, dating, drugs, beauty,...
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Girl Meets Boy

$21.00

GIRL MEETS BOYby Ali Smithpublished by Canongate*Girl meets boy. It's a story as old as time. But what happens when an old story meets a brand new set of circumstances?...
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No One Belongs Here More Than You

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NO ONE BELONGS HERE MORE THAN YOUby Miranda Julypublished by Canongate*In her remarkable stories of seemingly ordinary people living extraordinary lives, Miranda July reveals how a single moment can change...
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Look Who's Back

$19.90

LOOK WHO'S BACKby Timur Vermespublished by MacLehose Press* Berlin, Summer 2011. Adolf Hitler wakes up on a patch of open ground, alive and well. Things have changed - no Eva...

Choke

$22.50
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Choke

$22.50

CHOKEby Chuck Palahniukpublished by Vintage Books*Victor Mancini has devised a complicated scam to pay for his mother's hospital care: pretend to be choking on a piece of food in a...
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What They Didn't Teach You In Art School

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WHAT THEY DIDN'T TEACH YOU IN ART SCHOOLby Rosalind Davis and Annabel Tilleypublished by ILEX*You have the artistic talent, but do you know how to make a success of it?...
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A Song Of The Wind

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A SONG OF THE WINDby Isa Kamaripublished Silverfish Books*A Song Of The Wind - which spans from 1960s till 1990s, tells the story of a twenty-one-year-old Singapore Malay remembering his...
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The Book Of Memory

$23.00

THE BOOK OF MEMORYby Petina Gappahpublished by Faber and Faber * Moving between the vibrant townships of the poor and the suburbs and country retreats of the rich, The Book...
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Birthday Letters

$26.00

BIRTHDAY LETTERSby Ted Hughes published by Faber and Faber * Ted Hughes's Birthday Letters are addressed, with just two exceptions, to Sylvia Plath, the American poet to whom he was married....

SP4RX

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SP4RX

$32.00

SP4RX by Wren McDonaldpublished by NoBrow  * Welcome to Avalon. How do you contribute to the efficiency of this level? Dragged into a resistance movement against mega-corporation Structus Industries, a young...
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Mynah Magazine Issue #1

$28.00

MYNAH MAGAZINE ISSUE #1 Published by Mynah Magazine *Mynah is an annual print magazine about Singapore, Singaporeans and Singaporeanness. Through longform stories, we critically and creatively examine the facets of...
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Half Ghost

$12.00

HALF GHOSTby Zed Yeopublished by Math Paper Press * Not just a boy. Not quite a ghost. Nail is a half ghost.A series of events unfolds as Nail moves into a haunted...
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Galileo and the Art of Ageing Mindfully

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GALILEO AND THE ART OF AGEING MINDFULLYby Adam Fordpublished by Ivy Press * Mindfulness is a lifelong exercise and the older we get the more appreciative we can become of...
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The Elegance of the Hedgehog

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THE ELEGANCE OF THE HEDGEHOGby Muriel Barberypublished by Europa Editions * We are in the center of Paris, in an elegant apartment building inhabited by bourgeois families. Renée, the concierge, is witness...
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The Cleaver Quarterly Eight

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THE CLEAVER QUARTERLY EIGHTpublished by The Cleaver Quarterly * How one foodie's visit to her local farmer's market stirred awake memories of a family legacy from colonial Shanghai. Why medieval...
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Browse: The World in Bookshops

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BROWSE: THE WORLD IN BOOKSHOPSedited by Henry Hitchingspublished by Pushkin Press * In Browse Henry Hitchings asks fifteen writers from around the world to consider the bookshops that have shaped them;...
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In Therapy

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IN THERAPYby Susie Orbachpublished by Profile Books * Worldwide, increasingly large numbers of people are seeing therapists on a regular basis. In the UK alone, 1.5 million people are in therapy. We...
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Purple Hibiscus

$23.40

PURPLE HIBISCUSby Chimamanda Ngozi Adichiepublished by Fourth Estate * The limits of fifteen-year-old Kambili’s world are defined by the high walls of her family estate and the dictates of her fanatically...
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Sorcerer to the Crown

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SORCERER TO THE CROWNby Zen Chopublished by Pan * THE FATE OF ENGLISH MAGIC LIES IN THEIR HANDS... In Regency London, Zacharias Wythe is England's first African Sorcerer Royal. He leads the...
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Fucking Apostrophes

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FUCKING APOSTROPHESby Simon Griffinpublished by Icon Books * Apostrophes are a pain. The rules about how to use them are complicated, and have evolved haphazardly. Originally written as advice by a...
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Perfume: The Story of a Murderer

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PERFUME: THE STORY OF A MURDERERby Patrick Süskindpublished by Penguin * In the slums of eighteenth-century France, the infant Jean-Baptiste Grenouille is born with one sublime gift — an absolute...
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Caterwaul

$16.00

CATERWAULpoems by Jennifer Anne Championpublished by Ten Year Series(an imprint of Math Paper Press) * Caterwaul is a memoir — is scrapbook — is a wall of sound. Caterwaul chronicles the dramas...
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A Book of Changes

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A BOOK OF CHANGESpoems by Daryl Lim Wei Jiepublished by Ten Year Series(an imprint of Math Paper Press) * Change is what happens to everything: history is humanity's attempt to make sense...
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A Field Guide to Supermarkets in Singapore

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A FIELD GUIDE TO SUPERMARKETS IN SINGAPOREpoems by Samuel Leepublished by Ten Year Series(an imprint of Math Paper Press) * A Field Guide to Supermarkets in Singapore is a 19th century reference book...
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Professions

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PROFESSIONSpoems by Amanda Chongpublished by Ten Year Series(an imprint of Math Paper Press) * At the very start of us, I foresawevery possible ending.Professions is a poet's directory of heartbreak. The...
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SingPoWriMo 2016: The Anthology

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SINGPOWRIMO 2016: THE ANTHOLOGYedited by Joshua Ip, Daryl Qilin Yam and Ruth Tangpublished by Math Paper Press * Singapore Poetry Writing Month, or as we affectionately call it, SingPoWriMo. Write...
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Every Moving Thing That Lives Shall Be Food

$19.00

EVERY MOVING THING THAT LIVES SHALL BE FOODby Grace Chiapublished by Math Paper Press * A Singapore emigrant muses about the HDB heartlands and her adopted British lifestyle. An undergrad...
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Capital Misfits

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CAPITAL MISFITS by Julie Kohpublished by Math Paper Press * 'Julie Koh's stories explore the bizarre, the unexpected and the surreal, whilst never losing sight of the human. Witty, horrifying and...
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BooksActually's Gold Standard 2016

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BOOKSACTUALLY'S GOLD STANDARD 2016 edited by Julie Kohpublished by Math Paper Press * BooksActually's Gold Standard 2016 is a highly anticipated new annual anthology from indie bookstore BooksActually, comprising short fiction by...
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Perfection

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PERFECTIONby Debbie Leepublished by Math Paper Press * Growing up in Singapore wasn't as easy as it seemed. It was competitive yet conservative at the same time. In this personal...
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Rain Tree

$24.00

RAIN TREE  by Mahita Vaspublished by Math Paper Press * Singapore, on the cusp of Independence. In the midst of fear and uncertainty, a spirited young woman must choose between...
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A Luxury We Must Afford

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A LUXURY WE MUST AFFORD: AN ANTHOLOGY OF SINGAPORE POETRYedited by Christine Chia, Joshua Ip, Cheryl Julia Leepublished by Math Paper Press * What does the future of Singapore hold? In...
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Loud Poems For A Very Obliging Audience

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LOUD POEMS FOR A VERY OBLIGING AUDIENCEby Ng Yi-Shengpublished by Math Paper Press * This book is a compilation of some of Ng Yi-Sheng's best spoken word pieces — songs,...
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The Wanderlusters

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THE WANDERLUSTERSby Grace Chiapublished by Math Paper Press * Delilah has her dream job working as a diva for the globe-trotting and glamorous Cirque Obélisque, the world's most famous modern...
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In Transit

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IN TRANSIT: AN ANTHOLOGY FROM SINGAPORE ON AIRPORTS AND AIR TRAVELedited by Zhang Ruihe & Yu-Mei Balasingamchow published by Math Paper Press * The city-state of Singapore is small enough to...
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We R Family

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WE R FAMILYedited by Grace Chiapublished by Math Paper Press * Families come packaged in all shapes and sizes. At the heart of every family unit is love — or...
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The Desire For Elsewhere

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THE DESIRE FOR ELSEWHEREby Agnes Chewpublished by Math Paper Press* A girl who nearly meets with death while on board a plane from Paris to Marrakech; a boy who fills her...
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Spaces: People / Places

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SPACES: PEOPLE / PLACESby Verena Taypublished by Math Paper Press*From a man with a hair fetish to a younger sister fighting to accept her elder sister's marriage, from a retiree...
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Balik Kampung 3A: Northern Shores

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BALIK KAMPUNG 3A: NORTHERN SHORESedited by Verena Taypublished by Math Paper Press* Ten established and new writers have written ten short stories that are set in Seletar, Yishun, Marsiling, Ang...
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Balik Kampung 3B: Some East, More West

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BALIK KAMPUNG 3B: SOME EAST, MORE WESTedited by Verena Taypublished by Math Paper Press*Here are nine exciting tales that will deepen your appreciation of three eastern and six western locations...
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Balik Kampung 3C: Central Corridor

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BALIK KAMPUNG 3C: CENTRAL CORRIDORedited by Verena Taypublished by Math Paper Press*Balik Kampung 3C: Central Corridor contains stories that feature the central spine of Singapore: from Bukit Timah, Bukit Merah,...
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Boy, Snow, Bird

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BOY, SNOW, BIRDby Helen Oyeyemipublished by Picador* BOY Novak turns twenty and decides to try for a brand-new life. Flax Hill, Massachusetts, isn't exactly a welcoming town, but it does...
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Strange Weather in Tokyo

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STRANGE WEATHER IN TOKYOby Hiromi Kawakamipublished by Portobello Books*Tsukiko is in her late 30s and living alone when one night she happens to meet one of her former high school...
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The Nakano Thrift Shop

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THE NAKANO THRIFT SHOPby Hiromi Kawakamipublished by Portobello Books*When Hitomi takes a job on the cash register of a neighbourhood thrift store, she finds herself drawn into a very idiosyncratic...
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A Little Life

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A LITTLE LIFEby Hanya Yanagiharapublished by Picador* When four graduates from a small Massachusetts college move to New York to make their way, they're broke, adrift, and buoyed only by...

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