Buy a paperback from the Monsoon website and get the ebook edition for free. If you read ebooks for convenience or when travelling, but you want a physical book for the bookshelf as well, you can now get the ebook bundled free with the paperback edition. Add the ‘paperback + ebook’ edition to your cart …Read More about Get a free ebook with every paperback purchased!
We are thrilled that two out of the four shortlisted books for the Penang Monthly Book Prize! Iban Woman by Golda Mowe and Finding Maria by Dawn Farnham are both in the running for the prize. The winner will be announced later this year so until then, we are keeping our fingers crossed. The Penang Monthly Book Prize - the only one of its kind in Malaysia - is a welcome addition to the country’s literary landscape.“It is time we celebrate the literary scene in Malaysia, and a book prize for … Read more about Monsoon Books are shortlisted in Penang Monthly Book Prize!
In late summer we delighted to publish a new book - A Yellow House by Karien Van Ditzhuijzen. This is a poignant coming-of-age story, told in the voice of inquisitive Maya and explores the plight of migrant domestic workers in Singapore. The response was immediately very positive and we have had multiple requests for review copies from the media and book reviewers. We thought we would list just a few of the nice words that have been shared about the book and features in the media: 'An … Read more about Focus on: A Yellow House by Karien Van Ditzhuijzen
Have you seen our newsletter? Each month we send out a newsletter that lets our readers know about new releases, events and goings on in the Monsoon Books world. You can look at our latest one here. We highlight the new books that we are publishing this month and also suggest a few summer reads that you may like to take away with you. Don't forget that when you purchase a paperback from our website directly, then you are instantly entitled to the eBook too! All DRM free as well. We would … Read more about Take a bit of Monsoon away with you this July: New book releases for the summer