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For the first time ever, an account of Rose Chan's colourful life, written by her trusted confidante, the renowned Malaysian poet and her former lawyer, Cecil Rajendra. How did Rose Chan circumvent the British decency laws that forbade nudity?
With loving detail, the author paints a veritable A-to-Z gallery of Singapore, from the ArtScience Museum, Botanic Gardens and Raffles Hotel to traditional shophouses, five-footways, churches, mosques and the Singapore Zoo.
By Tim Donoghue
Since graduating from the University of Singapore in 1969 Karpal Singh has been a fearless, intelligent advocate for justice and a defender of human rights in South East Asia. This book tells the story of a tenacious and principled lawyer and politician who has emerged as the kingmaker among the...
A go-to reference for Filipino recipes and food history that contains time-tested recipes, and a treasure trove of stories from some of the country's most influential foodies. It showcases generations-old, time-honoured dishes, many of which have been forgotten, that are embellished with photographs and personal narratives.
Four-year old Abbie Rose goes on a wonderful adventure to the ocean with her best friend Billy. In the ocean, Abbie Rose and Billy see many different types of fishes and even meet a dolphin. Abbie Rose accidentally traps Billy and the dolphin in a fishing net but she manages...
By Mukul Deva
Breakthrough Thinking aims to reduce our efforts, and either sustain or enhance the results we get. And it achieves this by leveraging the most common currency of all human interaction - conversation. This book can help us think with clarity, listen for potential, speak with intent and act with purpose.
By Gelyn Ong
A fable of a forest and the myriad creatures that call it home. But when a lumberjack arrives on the scene, the animals find themselves in danger of losing their home. Through a series of intricate and beautifully painted scenes, the animals come face to face with the lumberjack -...
100 Great Business Leaders selects the very best business leaders from the last 200 years, investigating their ideas, their personal qualities, their decisions and their routes to success. Each concise account concludes with a summary of key ideas, demonstrating how a reader might apply these ideas in their own lives.
A biography of the Cambodian leader whose private life has been a closely guarded secret. It is based on recently declassified archival documents and hours of interviews with Hun Sen, his wife Bun Rany, son Hun Manet, other family members and associates. It chronicles the life of Hun Sen from...