Welcome to SGBookShelf, an online book store in Singapore by Ho Printing that provides the local Singaporean market with books catered to them.

We have created this online platform to solve the needs of our customers. You no longer have to go down to the book store to search for your new book. With over two hundred titles available on our website, everyone will be able to find the novel they are searching for.

You can easily browse through the different categories of books ranging from non-fiction to comics on Shopzone. Once you have picked your desired title, we will deliver it straight to your home! Eliminate the need for you to even step out of the house.

Encourage your children’s love of reading by giving them a title from our book store. Our books for children are sure to spark their interest in books.

Strengthen the local literary scene by supporting the local authors and publishers in our online book store!

  • Evolve, Adapt Or Collapse – S$24.90
    • Evolve, Adapt Or Collapse – S$24.90
    • Evolve, Adapt Or Collapse – S$24.90
    • Be motivated and inspired by this entertaining and insightful read that offers practical, hard-hitting and sometimes creatively unorthodox advice for businesses in a digitally evolving world. “EVOLVE, ADAPT OR COLLAPSE” reveals what businesses need to do with their marketing game in order to survive and thrive in these transformative times.
  • Ronin Rat and Ninja Cat, Book 1 of 5 – S$6.50
    • Ronin Rat and Ninja Cat, Book 1 of 5 – S$6.50
    • Ronin Rat and Ninja Cat, Book 1 of 5 – S$6.50
    • See the sample page 2-3 and page 9-10 About the graphic novel Book 1: The Rat, The Cat and The Bat The Rat, the Cat and the Bat. None of them yet know, but their paths will cross, and the fate of Heiwa rests in their paws! Presenting the first chapter in the debut comic book mini-series by writer/illustrator Joshua Chiang,…
  • Ronin Rat and Ninja Cat, Book 2 of 5 – S$6.50
    • Ronin Rat and Ninja Cat, Book 2 of 5 – S$6.50
    • Ronin Rat and Ninja Cat, Book 2 of 5 – S$6.50
    • See the sample page 11-12 and page 13-14 About the graphic novel Book 2: When Ronin Meets Ninja! On the run from the bandit leader known only as ‘BOSS-SAN’, the wily ronin rat WHISKERS enters the city of Daikyo and learns there is a huge bounty out for the capture of an elusive burglar; a chance too good for our…
  • Ronin Rat and Ninja Cat, Book 3 of 5 – S$6.50 Ronin Rat and Ninja Cat, Book 3 of 5 – S$6.50
    • Ronin Rat and Ninja Cat, Book 3 of 5 – S$6.50 Ronin Rat and Ninja Cat, Book 3 of 5 – S$6.50
    • Ronin Rat and Ninja Cat, Book 3 of 5 – S$6.50
    • About the graphic novel Book 3: Prisoners of the Fox On the run from the law, the ronin rat, Whiskers and the kitten burglar Maneki encounter the dying pigeon monk Hatto who, with his dying breath, entrusts to them the key and a map to the lost treasures of the First Emperor. Whiskers, who is given the key, reluctantly agrees…
  • Ronin Rat and Ninja Cat, Book 4 of 5 – S$6.50 Ronin Rat and Ninja Cat, Book 4 of 5 – S$6.50
    • Ronin Rat and Ninja Cat, Book 4 of 5 – S$6.50 Ronin Rat and Ninja Cat, Book 4 of 5 – S$6.50
    • Ronin Rat and Ninja Cat, Book 4 of 5 – S$6.50
    • About the graphic novel Ronin Rat & Ninja Cat is a love letter to classic Chanbara (samurai sword fighting) movies set in a land of talking animals, giant insects, a bit of magic here and there, and one really big, really destructive Daikaiju! The 5-book series centres on 2 major characters – Whiskers a rat who has become a Ronin…
  • HERD #1 – S$6.50 HERD #1 – S$6.50
    • HERD #1 – S$6.50 HERD #1 – S$6.50
    • HERD #1 – S$6.50
    • https://youtu.be/IUq_FzsfVDM HERD #1 is a fantasy comic and the first of a 4 book series. Set during the Stone Age, it is a tale of dominance and survival. A struggle that encapsulates the history of earth and it's living things since time immemorial. ISBN: 978-981-14-5673-2 Published: May 2020 Weight: 113g Dimension: 170mm x 260mm Extent: 24 + cover Finish: Paperback…
  • HERD #2 – S$6.50 HERD #2 – S$6.50
    • HERD #2 – S$6.50 HERD #2 – S$6.50
    • HERD #2 – S$6.50
    • HERD is a 4-book series set in the Stone Age. Homo-Vampyrus – the most deadly humans ever to evolve have become the dominant species amongst the Great Apes. They feast upon their relatives with no remorse, hunting Homo-Sapiens to near extinction. Herd tells the story of this time. A story when starvation and disease ravages Vampyrus society. A story when…
  • I Wish I Had A Dog – S$14.00
    • I Wish I Had A Dog – S$14.00
    • I Wish I Had A Dog – S$14.00
    • About the book Dogs are known to be loyal companions and friends while cats are their own masters. In this light-hearted story, the author and illustrator who are cat lovers, reflect why sometimes rascals can grow into loveable individuals despite their stand-offishness. The book appeals to children and adults who read with them. About the author/illustrator Chua Hui Ying is…
  • Murder in Melbourne – The Untold Story of Aiia Maasarwe – S$10.00
    • Murder in Melbourne – The Untold Story of Aiia Maasarwe – S$10.00
    • Murder in Melbourne – The Untold Story of Aiia Maasarwe – S$10.00
    • About the Book In January 2019 a young woman’s brutally murdered body was found near a tram stop in Melbourne, Australia. Her name was Aiia Maasarwe and the media reported that she was Israeli. She was Palestinian. Three days later Codey Herrmann, a young Aboriginal man, pleaded guilty to the murder in a magistrate’s court. In October 2019 he was…
  • 1987: Singapore’s Marxist Conspiracy 30 Years On (Second Edition) – S$30.00 1987: Singapore’s Marxist Conspiracy 30 Years On (Second Edition) – S$30.00
    • 1987: Singapore’s Marxist Conspiracy 30 Years On (Second Edition) – S$30.00 1987: Singapore’s Marxist Conspiracy 30 Years On (Second Edition) – S$30.00
    • 1987: Singapore’s Marxist Conspiracy 30 Years On (Second Edition) – S$30.00
    • About the Book Survivors of Operation Spectrum—the alleged Marxist conspiracy—speak up in this volume. For many of them, this is the first time that they cast their minds back to 1987 and try to make sense of the incident. What they did in that period was meaningful and totally legitimate. Their families and friends share the same view. The detainees…
  • Ahead and Behind. Singapore in the World – S$20.00
    • Ahead and Behind. Singapore in the World – S$20.00
    • Ahead and Behind. Singapore in the World – S$20.00
    • About the book How has Singapore contributed to the world and how it has it learned from the world over the last fifty years? What does today’s student generation think about international politics? What are their burning socio-economic issues? What does every-day living in Singapore mean to them? Students from the Singapore Management University (SMU), comprising Singaporeans and exchange students…
  • Beyond The Blue Gate: Recollections of a Political Prisoner – S$35.00 Beyond The Blue Gate: Recollections of a Political Prisoner – S$35.00
    • Beyond The Blue Gate: Recollections of a Political Prisoner – S$35.00 Beyond The Blue Gate: Recollections of a Political Prisoner – S$35.00
    • Beyond The Blue Gate: Recollections of a Political Prisoner – S$35.00
    • See the sample pages here Synopsis This is a moving and detailed account of the author's tribulations while under detention without trial. Singapore lawyer Teo Soh Lung has written this careful account of her experiences and feelings when detained in Whitley Detention Centre 21 from May 1987 to 6 September 1987, and from April 1988 to 1 June 1990. Accused…
  • Escape From The Lion’s Paw: Reflections of Singapore’s Political Exiles – S$20.00 Escape From The Lion’s Paw: Reflections of Singapore’s Political Exiles – S$20.00
  • LGOU. Let God Owe You – S$30.00 LGOU. Let God Owe You – S$30.00
    • LGOU. Let God Owe You – S$30.00 LGOU. Let God Owe You – S$30.00
    • LGOU. Let God Owe You – S$30.00
    • This book comprises a collection of thoughts and insights developed over decades of robust discussions on the ethics of life and business practises. Can there be meaning in life and business in the midst of greed, selfishness, ego and a 'winner-take-all' attitude of man? 10 axioms are laid out as a proposed way forward for man to exist in harmony,…
  • Living in a Time of Deception – S$35.00 Living in a Time of Deception – S$35.00
    • Living in a Time of Deception – S$35.00 Living in a Time of Deception – S$35.00
    • Living in a Time of Deception – S$35.00
    • See the sample pages here Synopsis This is the historical memoir of Dr Poh Soo Kai, a man of medicine and a founder member of the People’s Action Party. About the Editors HONG LYSA formerly with the History Department, National University of Singapore, continues with her research interests independently. She is co-author of The Scripting of National History: Singapore and its…
  • Living The Writing:  One Man’s Journey – S$15.00
    • Living The Writing:  One Man’s Journey – S$15.00
    • Living The Writing: One Man’s Journey – S$15.00
    • About the Book This is not a “how to” book. It is a collection of essays setting out the author’s thoughts on writing. Across 40 essays, Russ Soh examines the writing life, muses about mundane issues with his inimitable humour, connects travel and writing, and argues the case for reading complementing writing. In four sections, he lays out his thoughts…
  • Making Sense of Life @ / & SMU – S$23.00
    • Making Sense of Life @ / & SMU – S$23.00
    • Making Sense of Life @ / & SMU – S$23.00
    • See the sample pages here  About the book This extraordinary volume provides unexpectedly heart-warming and heart-breaking insights into the interior lives and thoughts of SMU business graduates. It is both a paean to and an indictment of Singapore’s education system and its excessively powerful formative impact on individual lives, family relationships, and Singapore society as a whole. Their intensely per­sonal…
  • ONCE – S$25.00
    • ONCE – S$25.00
    • ONCE – S$25.00
    • About the book OLIVER SEET’S COLLECTION is a veritable tome of more than 200 poems, ranging from his writings in his early student days at the University of Malaya to his elegies for significant people in his life. Lee Kuan Yew, Dr Ruth Wong, SR Nathan all figured in this collection. A keen traveller-photographer, more than 50 of Oliver’s poems…
  • Speaking Out & Speaking Up: Xinjiao Perspectives – S$20.00
    • Speaking Out & Speaking Up: Xinjiao Perspectives – S$20.00
    • Speaking Out & Speaking Up: Xinjiao Perspectives – S$20.00
    • See the sample pages here About the book This collection of essays by local and exchange students of SMU who were brought together to develop a deeper understanding of Singapore’s extraordinary progress in the past half century arose from a new course, Singapore in the World, the World in Singapore. The diverse perspectives – Singaporeans interpreting their experiences through a…
  • Still Making Sense of Life – S$25.00
    • Still Making Sense of Life – S$25.00
    • Still Making Sense of Life – S$25.00
    • About the book This is a selection of writings from Singapore Management University (SMU) business school students who share their thoughts on work, luck, inequality, gender, free will and spirituality and how this is relevant to business, happiness and the meaning of life. Their experiences with life in general and SMU in particular, will resonate with undergraduates all over the…
  • Within and Without. Singapore in the World; the World in Singapore – S$20.00
    • Within and Without. Singapore in the World; the World in Singapore – S$20.00
    • Within and Without. Singapore in the World; the World in Singapore – S$20.00
    • About the book This volume comprises essays that explore different dimensions of identity – national, social, cultural and linguistic. It also analyses issues ranging from freedom of speech, education, meritocracy, drug laws, home ownership, casinos to martial arts.  Anyone who wonders what the young think of these and other issues may find their point of view surprising, even unusual and…
  • 1,000 Character Classic – S$15.90
    • 1,000 Character Classic – S$15.90
    • 1,000 Character Classic – S$15.90
    • This fascinating book explains the primer Qian Zi Wen〈千字文〉which has been memorised by generations of Chinese. Composed during the Liang Dynasty (AD 502-557), it contains 1,000 unique Chinese characters set in four-word phrases.
  • 1,001 Arabian Nights – Ingenious Survivors – S$5.50
    • 1,001 Arabian Nights – Ingenious Survivors – S$5.50
    • 1,001 Arabian Nights – Ingenious Survivors – S$5.50
    • Can you tell a story so well that your would-be-murderer decides to spare your life, just to hear how the story would end? Would you bet your life on being able to? This is the challenge that the beautiful Scheherazade takes upon herself to face, not just once, but night after night, buying her life one day at a time…
  • 8 Immortals – Cross The Sea – S$7.50
    • 8 Immortals – Cross The Sea – S$7.50
    • 8 Immortals – Cross The Sea – S$7.50
    • The Eight Immortals are among the most popular figures of Chinese myths and legends. In fact they are the legendary figures closest to the hearts of the ordinary people. The stories in this book show how eight ordinary people in ancient China attained immortality through selfless actions and good deeds. Be enthralled by the vivid description of the great battle…