BOOKSACTUALLY (est. 2005) is an independent bookstore specializing in Fiction and Literature. This includes Poetry, Essays, Literary Journals, alongside obscure, critical works and antique/rare editions. We also stock titles from various subjects we like: History, Biography, Current Affairs, Human Sciences, Math/Natural Sciences, Travel Narrative, Food Narrative, Aesthetics, Music and Film. BooksActually also houses the largest collection of Singapore literary publications including some out-of-print titles.

We publish and distribute books under our imprint Math Paper Press. We also hand-stitch notebooks and produce stationery under Birds & Co.

BooksActually now operates entirely online, delivering books to your doorsteps. We only manifest in the physical realm during our events and other pop-ups.


We are operating out of 44 Upper Weld Road, Singapore 207401. We are processing your orders / replying emails / turning our cats into memes every Monday to Friday, 9AM to 6PM (excluding Public Holidays) and we are out for lunch from 12PM to 2PM.

Nearest MRT: Jalan Besar (Exit B)


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