Category Asian Writing

Reporter: Forty Years Covering Asia

July 11, 2013 All BooksArchitectureAsian Culture & HistoryAsian Writing

by John McBeth
ISBN 9789810873646
Hardback; 400 pages
235 x 150mm
Pub Date: Jan 2011
Price: S$42.00 (excl. GST)
BIC: KNTJ

Reporter is an account of John McBeth's 40-year journey through Asia,more than half of that time as a correspondent for the Far Eastern Economic Review, the venerable magazine long regarded as the region's English language Bible on political and economic affairs. While necessarily a memoir, the book is more a reflection of the lives of a small group of foreign journalists ...
 

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Asian Favourite Stories – Singapore

July 9, 2013 All BooksAsian Writing

by Leon Comber
ISBN 9789810869557
Paperback; 48 pages
Pub Date: Sep 2011
Price: S$12.90 (excl. GST)
BIC: YF

Each book in this series is based on folk tales and legends from Asia, especially Southeast Asia and the stories have been specially written for children aged 8 to 12. The vocabulary and sentence structures have been kept simple so that the stories can be enjoyed without too much help, and a Glossary is ...

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Asian Favourite Stories – Hong Kong

July 9, 2013 All BooksAsian Writing

by Leon Comber
ISBN 9789810869540
Paperback; 48 pages
Pub Date: Sep 2011
Price: S$12.90 (before GST)
BIC: YF

Each book in this series is based on folk tales and legends from Asia, especially Southeast Asia and the stories have been specially written for children aged 8 to 12. The vocabulary and sentence structures have been kept simple so that the stories can be enjoyed without too much help, and a Glossary is ...
 

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Asian Favourite Stories – Malaysia

June 18, 2013 All BooksAsian Writing

Leon Comber
ISBN 9789810869533
Paperback; 48 pages
Pub Date: Sep 2011
Price: S$12.90 (before GST)
BIC: YF

Each book in this series is based on folk tales and legends from Asia, especially Southeast Asia and the stories have been specially written for children aged 8 to 12. The vocabulary and sentence structures have been kept simple so that the stories can be enjoyed without too much help, and a Glossary is ...
 

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Singapore Ground Zero and Other Stories

March 5, 2013 All BooksAsian Writing

by Michael Vatikiotis
ISBN 9789810587826
Paperback; 148 pages
Pub Date: 2007
Price: S$16.90 (excl. GST)
BIC: HBJF

In these six stories, Michael Vatikiotis explores the paradoxical and tragic world after Al Qaeda’s attacks on the United States on September 11 2001. Set mostly in Muslim Southeast Asia, the stories highlight perceptions of Muslim society and Islam in the wake of the attacks. There is a view of Ground Zero ...
 
 
 
 

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