William L. Gibson, author of Singapore Black and the recently released Singapore Yellow, discusses prescription pills, cheap white wine, old film noir movies and other reasons for writing his trilogy of 19th-century detective novels set in Singapore and Malaya. Click here for “500 words from William L. Gibson” in Asian Books Blog.
You’ll Die in Singapore hits #1 on the UK Kindle “Asian Travel” bestseller list. This is NOT your regular travel book. You’ll Die in Singapore is Charles McCormac’s compelling true account of one of the most horrifying and amazing escapes in World War Two. It is a story of courage, endurance and compassion. Weakened by …Read More about #1 on UK Kindle “Asian Travel” – You’ll Die in Singapore
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Elizabeth Roberts reviews Olivia & Sophia by Rosie Milne in The Telegraph. Rosie’s third novel, set in 19th-century Singapore, Penang, Malacca, Java, Sumatra and London, was launched recently at Singapore Writers Festival. The book takes the form of two diaries of the two wives of Sir Stamford Raffles, the founder of Singapore. The book is …Read More about “Olivia & Sophia” by Rosie Milne in The Telegraph
Malaysian Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak recently challenged Malaysians to come out of their comfort zone and do things they and the nation could be proud of. Today, according to the Australian edition of the International Business Times, Malaysia was the only Southeast Asian nation to make the top 10 list of the horniest …Read More about Malaysians the horniest in Southeast Asia
All ebooks purchased from the Monsoon website, including all ebooks bundled free with paperback books, are stored in your ‘My Account’ area for unlimited download to any device anywhere in the world. By applying ‘social DRM’ to our ebooks we want to make your reading experience more pleasurable and enable you to read your ebook …Read More about Ebook Tips & Instructions
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Purchase DRM-free ebooks from the Monsoon website and read them on any device anywhere in the world. Are you fed up of being locked into one closed, limited, DRM-laden platform with Digital Rights Management (DRM)? Or perhaps you are based in Asia with no access to Kindle or the iBookstore? All ebooks purchased from the …Read More about Read ebooks on all devices worldwide
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!