• Hold the Line (An Essay on Poetry) between France and Singapore – S$14.95
    • Hold the Line (An Essay on Poetry) between France and Singapore – S$14.95
    • Hold the Line (An Essay on Poetry) between France and Singapore – S$14.95
    • I am currently listening to an audiobook, Philip Glass’s Words without Music. It tells of this realisation that happened when he worked with Richard Serra the visual artist: During one of our working days together, I said to Richard, “You know, Richard, I wish I could draw. I can’t even draw a tree.” “I can help you with that.” “Really?…
  • PALOOKA: 12 Rounds To Fatherhood – S$28.00
    • PALOOKA: 12 Rounds To Fatherhood – S$28.00
    • PALOOKA: 12 Rounds To Fatherhood – S$28.00
    • Screenwriter James Thoo’s memoir is a deeply personal account of in vitro fertilisation (IVF)  — “one prolonged uppercut to the scrotum” — from a man’s point of view. He reveals its silent blows on the male psyche, as he confronts toxic masculinity, his own estrangement from his father, and the near-death of his wife in the process. Battling round after…
  • 90 Years in Singapore – S$20.00
    • 90 Years in Singapore – S$20.00
    • 90 Years in Singapore – S$20.00
    • Recommended as a supplemental text for courses in Singapore Studies, Southeast Asian Studies, Overseas Chinese, history, anthropology, women's studies, literature.
  • Evolve, Adapt Or Collapse – S$24.90 Evolve, Adapt Or Collapse – S$24.90
    • 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.
  • Vietnamese Musical Instruments: A Monographical Lexicon – S$20.00 Vietnamese Musical Instruments: A Monographical Lexicon – S$20.00
    • Vietnamese Musical Instruments: A Monographical Lexicon – S$20.00 Vietnamese Musical Instruments: A Monographical Lexicon – S$20.00
    • Vietnamese Musical Instruments: A Monographical Lexicon – S$20.00
    • This is a reference book for ethnomusicologists and those who are interested in Vietnamese Musical Instruments. However, it is much more than a lexicon. Visiting museums, libraries, institutions, and speaking with writers and professors in the field, it is an author’s journey and firsthand experience in researching the many wonderful instruments of Vietnam. The book is divided into four main…
  • 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,…
  • 1MDB: The Scandal That Brought Down a Government – S$32.00
    • 1MDB: The Scandal That Brought Down a Government – S$32.00
    • 1MDB: The Scandal That Brought Down a Government – S$32.00
    • 'This book is a gripping account of the biggest, most audacious kleptocracy the world has ever known – over RM40 billion lost or stolen by a corrupt Malaysian government through 1Malaysia Development Berhad or 1MDB. It has all the elements of a Hollywood thriller with a cast featuring a sultan, a prime minister, his high-flying and even more high-spending wife,…
  • 20 Malaysian Home Cooking Recipes – S$5.60
  • 8 Paradoxes of Leadership Agility: How to Lead and Inspire in the Real World – S$36.00
    • 8 Paradoxes of Leadership Agility: How to Lead and Inspire in the Real World – S$36.00
    • 8 Paradoxes of Leadership Agility: How to Lead and Inspire in the Real World – S$36.00
    • Rated 5 Stars by Readers' Favorite. “To be successful, you need to be agile.” You may have heard this oft-repeated adage. Agility is a much-talked-about, crucial quality expected of leaders. But how does a leader become agile? How can a leader lead effectively in an often volatile, uncertain, complex and ambiguous environment? Are there ‘signposts’ to follow? If these questions…
  • A Discourse of Adaptation – S$5.60
    • A Discourse of Adaptation – S$5.60
    • A Discourse of Adaptation – S$5.60
    • In a world of mass distraction, caused by an advancement in technology, the time allocated for reading and writing has been reduced for speaking and listening in students lives. Nowadays, watching movies, scrolling android screens, talking on phones and so on, and little time of theirs is dedicated to reading and writing. A Discourse of Adaptation is a collection of…
  • A People’s History of Malaysia, with Emphasis on the Development of Nationalism – S$25.00
  • Abuse of Power: Selected Works on the Law and Constitution – S$37.00
    • Abuse of Power: Selected Works on the Law and Constitution – S$37.00
    • Abuse of Power: Selected Works on the Law and Constitution – S$37.00
    • “Amongst the select group of constitutional law advocates in Malaysia, Tommy Thomas ranks among the best – fearless, dedicated, committed and vocal in his decades-old pursuit to entrench respect for fundamental rights and liberties for the ordinary Malaysian. He brings to his writings the same passionate advocacy as a constitutionalist as he has done in the numerous cases argued by…
  • An Autobiography of a Rebel – S$28.00
    • An Autobiography of a Rebel – S$28.00
    • An Autobiography of a Rebel – S$28.00
    • “for so long we have perished in subjugation now we live in defiance” Autobiography of a Rebel is the final biographical writing of Kassim Ahmad, completed shortly before his passing in October 2017. Within he tells the story of his transition from a leader of Parti Rakyat Malaysia to a scholar of the Quran and Hadith, and a member of…
  • Anything But The Law: Essays on Politics and Economics – S$37.00
    • Anything But The Law: Essays on Politics and Economics – S$37.00
    • Anything But The Law: Essays on Politics and Economics – S$37.00
    • “With legal acumen and moral vision, Tommy Thomas presents a compelling narrative for a version of statehood that is inclusive and accountable…Thomas offers a riveting chronicle and judicious analysis of two contentious political issues – the bifurcation of Islamic state vs secularism and the social contract….The author laments that his foray into economics is with much trepidation; but he seems…
  • Autism in Short: A Handbook for Parents – S$25.00
    • Autism in Short: A Handbook for Parents – S$25.00
    • Autism in Short: A Handbook for Parents – S$25.00
    • This book is not intended as a textbook. It is a brief guide on autism spectrum disorder for parents of young children. This book is written with the parent in mind. It aims to compress the vital information that every parent who has a child or children with autism should know. It is not a comprehensive reference on autism spectrum…
  • Bahasa dan Tantangan Intelektualisme – S$30.00
    • Bahasa dan Tantangan Intelektualisme – S$30.00
    • Bahasa dan Tantangan Intelektualisme – S$30.00
    • "Buku ini membincangkan isu-isu pokok mengenai fungsi bahasa, pemikiran, permasalahan, visi, pembelajaran dan pendidikan bahasa, perancangan dan pengintelektualan bahasa, peranan inteligentsia dan cabaran membina bahasa Melayu sebagai bahasa yang hidup, dinamik dan moden. Fungsi bahasa Melayu bukan hanya alat komunikasi bersifat formalistik, estetik, bernilai warisan semata, tetapi sebagai ranah yang memberi makna kehidupan, pengertian kemanusiaan utuh, saluran kreatif dan kritis…
  • Bangsa Melayu: Konsep Bangsa Melayu Dalam Demokrasi dan Komuniti 1945–1950 – S$35.00
    • Bangsa Melayu: Konsep Bangsa Melayu Dalam Demokrasi dan Komuniti 1945–1950 – S$35.00
    • Bangsa Melayu: Konsep Bangsa Melayu Dalam Demokrasi dan Komuniti 1945–1950 – S$35.00
    • Tempoh selepas Perang Dunia Kedua amat kritikal dalam pembinaan semula masyarakat Asia Tenggara. Bangsa Melayu merupakan kajian baru berkenaan ideologi politik dalam dua masyarakat Melayu yang berkongsi persamaan dan perbezaan sewaktu mengalami pergolakan politik ini, iaitu di Tanah Melayu dan Sumatera Timur. Sebelum ini, kerajaan – monarki yang diketuai sultan-sultan – memegang kuasa utama dari segi budaya politik dan identiti…
  • Bra Strap – S$5.60
    • Bra Strap – S$5.60
    • Bra Strap – S$5.60
    • About the Book A Bra Strap is not supposed to be seen, at least this is what the social norms dictate in many cultures. We try to hide it behind the thick straps of under-slip or hook it in the blouse so that it is not exposed. It becomes almost a sisterhood obligation to tuck-in bra straps of fellow females…
  • Challenging Malaysia’s Status Quo – S$48.00
    • Challenging Malaysia’s Status Quo – S$48.00
    • Challenging Malaysia’s Status Quo – S$48.00
    • "History professor, consumer advocate, policy analyst and public intellectual par excellence Dr Lim Teck Ghee has put together this important collection of critical essays on the existential crisis of the Malaysian nation today. Through these essays, Dr Lim systematically exposes the poor state of governance in the Malaysian state and the flaws of its past and current policies. His pointed…
  • China in Malaysia: State-Business Relations and the New Order of Investment Flows – S$26.00
    • China in Malaysia: State-Business Relations and the New Order of Investment Flows – S$26.00
    • China in Malaysia: State-Business Relations and the New Order of Investment Flows – S$26.00
    • This book examines state-state relations and new forms of state-business relations that have emerged with an increase in China’s foreign direct investments in Malaysia. Focusing on investments in the industrial sector and through in-depth case studies, this book adopts a novel framework to analyze these different types of state-business relations. These new forms of state-business relations are created from the…
  • Chinese Business Strategies – S$15.90
    • Chinese Business Strategies – S$15.90
    • Chinese Business Strategies – S$15.90
    • The Chinese are known for being shrewd businessmen able to thrive under the toughest market conditions. The book offers readers 30 real-life, ancient case studies with comments on their application in the context of modern business. Several established shops mentioned in the stories are still in operation. They include the Tongren Tang Medicine Shop and Caizhi Zhai Confectionery.
  • Cina Peranakan Kampung Pasir Parit, Kelantan: Pengekalan dan Penyelarasan Identiti – S$23.00
    • Cina Peranakan Kampung Pasir Parit, Kelantan: Pengekalan dan Penyelarasan Identiti – S$23.00
    • Cina Peranakan Kampung Pasir Parit, Kelantan: Pengekalan dan Penyelarasan Identiti – S$23.00
    • Cina Peranakan merupakan sekumpulan subetnik Cina di negara ini. Mereka memperlihatkan identiti yang amat berbeza daripada orang Cina jati. Identiti mereka terdiri daripada identiti Cina yang diwarisi daripada generasi awal dan identiti yang dipupuk menerusi akulturasi oleh penduduk tempatan. Kebanyakan kajian tentang Cina Peranakan di negara ini tertumpu kepada Cina Peranakan yang menetap di pantai barat Semenanjung Malaysia, terutamanya Baba…
  • Cina Peranakan Tirok Terengganu: Pengekalan dan Peralihan Identiti – S$23.00
    • Cina Peranakan Tirok Terengganu: Pengekalan dan Peralihan Identiti – S$23.00
    • Cina Peranakan Tirok Terengganu: Pengekalan dan Peralihan Identiti – S$23.00
    • Pengekalan dan peralihan identiti merupakan dua isu genting yang mempengaruhi kewujudan Cina Peranakan di negara ini. Hal ini demikian kerana pembentukan identiti kumpulan subetnik Cina ini terhasil daripada proses akulturasi oleh orang Melayu yang menyebabkan mereka memperlihatkan dwiidentiti yang unik. Proses akulturasi ini amat bergantung kepada interaksi sosiobudaya yang berlaku secara kerap antara mereka dengan orang Melayu. Selagi faktor-faktor asal…
  • Comet in Our Sky: Lim Chin Siong in History – S$28.00
    • Comet in Our Sky: Lim Chin Siong in History – S$28.00
    • Comet in Our Sky: Lim Chin Siong in History – S$28.00
    • Lim Chin Siong was the most prominent left-wing leader in Singapore for a decade until he was eliminated from the political scene by the infamous Operation Coldstore on February 2, 1963. This book is an account of Lim’s significance in Singapore’s political developments in the decade preceding. It also contains tributes by his friends and colleagues in Singapore and Malaysia.…