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Peace Boat
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,120. Language: British English. Published: February 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
An eclectic mash up of styles and genres, this collection features over twenty stories inspired by the ports of call on a 2012 voyage with the Japanese NGO Peace Boat. A Japanese maid in Tokyo, a power hungry vizier in Istanbul and a sailor assailed by ghosts while navigating the Panama Canal are just a few of the varied characters to be found inside.
Occupy Movement Singapore: Three Complete Novels
Price: Free! Words: 109,580. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Occupy Movement Singapore are 3 fictional stories collected and inspired by ordinary Singaporeans who seek revenge against the 1% rich.
Bishan
Price: Free! Words: 100. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - Photo books
Bishan is a neighbourhood in Singapore and also where the author grew up. This book takes you on a journey through one of Singapore's most beloved heartlands and the different diverse monuments and lesser-known attractions of the area.
On the Changi Beat, 1961 - 62
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,720. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2014 by Alfie Dog Limited. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action
The Lives, Loves and Lapses of our Boys Out East! RAF Changi airman John Newton and his streetwise colleague Red Halliday run the gamut of life in nineteen sixties Singapore, in a series of adventures involving gangland crime, out-of-bounds bars, car chases, illegal gambling and domestic chaos. All in a day's work for Technical Wing's intrepid clerk.
Following the Drum
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,950. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: December 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
'Following the Drum' is the story of the trials and tribulations of an armed forces wife.Told with humour, it details the problems of juggling children, a carreer, constant relocations and living amongst gun toting Cypriot soldiers, plus the threat of the Red Army at our door. Also supporting military familiies as their men were deployed in the Gulf, and later, the Falklands.
Eurasians at the Grassroots - Vol. 1
Price: Free! Words: 15,140. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Ethnic studies, Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
Eurasians at the Grassroots - Vol.1 is a collection of short stories regarding Eurasians and the memories of Eurasians. Its purpose is to collect and publish stories as a collective work about Eurasians, by Eurasians and for Eurasians. There are stories about Eurasians contributed from Malaysia, Singapore, as well as from Australia, The Netherlands and USA.
Smokescreen
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 66,340. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2013 by Signal 8 Press. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
At an ancient café in Cairo, two veteran spies plot a covert mission to resolve — once and for all — the Israeli – Palestinian conflict. The pledge: Israel will make a major concession as part of the peace treaty. Journalist Jet West finds himself at the centre of a political plot so diabolical and sweeping in its world implications that he is stunned to discover tomorrow’s news headlines today.
Inspector Zhang and the Island of the Dead (A Short Story)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,260. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Inspector Zhang is called in to investigate a murder where a doctor is knifed in a locked room. But nothing is as it first appears. The story is about 10,000 words, about thirty pages, perfect if you have half an hour to spare.
The Hunt for the Lion: The Two Kings - Issue 4
Series: The Hunt for the Lion: The Two Kings, Book 4. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 580. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Historical fiction, Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Fantasy
Which is the greatest power that mortal hands can truly wield? Discover the answer at the end of a 1000 year saga depicting man's eternal quest for power that has scarred the universe from the depths of the ocean to the final frontiers of space. The Two Kings is the first Volume of a Graphic Novel series, The Hunt for the Lion - an epic adventure intertwined closely with the history of Singapore.
(Almost) Uniquely Singapore - 18 Objects
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 34,990. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2013 by We Green Solutions. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
Ever wonder what the thumbdrive, SAR-21, Tiger Beer, RISIS orchid and the parking coupon have in common? These and another 13 objects are all (almost) uniquely Singapore in their origin or association with the city-state. This book, written by Singapore Management University undergraduates, tells the fascinating stories behind these objects.