30 Dec '15, 12pm

8 must-read Singaporean English fiction & poetry books of 2015

8 must-read Singaporean English fiction & poetry books of 2015

As we reflect on an eventful year for Singapore arts and literature, let us sit back and set aside our political differences and appreciate good writing for what it is. Here are the 8 most celebrated local literary publications of 2015 and why you should give them a shot or gift a copy to your book-loving friends and family. 1. UNION: 15 Years of Drunken Boat, 50 Years of Writing From Singapore edited by Alvin Pang and Ravi Shankar Look no further than UNION to be relieved of all the official state narratives that you have been accosted relentlessly by. Combining 15 years of celebrated literary journal Drunken Boat ‘s history with 50 years of esteemed Singaporean writing, editors Alvin Pang and Ravi Shankar expertly weave together an anthology that traverses the boundaries of time, space and language. 2. The Adopted: Stories from the Angkor by Heng Siok Tian, Phan Ming Yen...

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