[BHE 231] Book Sale in Singapura! And Prestel / Little Gestalten Titles

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Myra here.

After having done some serious book hunting while I was in Europe, arriving back in Singapore reminded me of the story of the bluebird of happiness – it lives right smack in your own backyard. First thing I did when I came back home was to head over to this booksale organized by SG Book Deals.

SG Book Deals – August Book Sale

438 Ang Mo Kio Industrial Park 1

I agree this is a much-delayed post. But, as they say, better late than never. I did have quite the haul.

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The End Of The World As We Know It by Iva Marie Palmer, The Tale of Elske by Cynthia Voigt, The Rosie Black Chronicles: Genesis by Lara Morgan

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I Am Not Joey Pigza by Jack Gantos, Joey Pigza Loses Control by Jack Gantos

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The First Part Last by Angela Johnson, Endangered by Eliot Schrefer

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Out Of The Dust by Karen Hesse, Charm & Strange by Stephanie Kuehn

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A Midsummer Night’s Scream by R. L. Stine, Lazlo Strangolov’s Feather and Bone

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The Kingdom Of Little Wounds by Susann Cokal, Tithe: A Modern Faerie Tale by Holly Black

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The Penny Dreadful Collection: Frankenstein by Mary Shelley, Dawn Of The Dreadfuls by Steve Hockensmith

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The Last Interview by David Foster Wallace, Adam In Eden by Carlos Fuentes, The Discomfort Zone by Jonathan Franzen

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All The Wrong Questions: Shouldn’t You Be In School? by Lemony Snicket, Twilight Robbery by Frances Hardinge

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The Little Bookstore of Big Stone Gap by Wendy Welch, The End Of Your Life Book Club by Will Schwalbe

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Boy Snow Bird by Helen Oyeyemi, Damned by Chuck Palahniuk, The Castle in the Pyrenees by Jostein Gaarder

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Who Killed Palomino Molero? by Mario Vargas Llosa, The Childhood of Jesus by J. M. Coetzee

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Last Call by Tim Powers, The Three Evangelists by Fred Vargas

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Embassytown by China Mieville, The Girl On The Road by Monica Byrne

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Clearly, this is my daughter’s picks: Celebrity Mask Book, Immortal Doodles, Steve Newlin’s Field Guide to Vampires and Other Creatures of Satan by Michael McMillian and Gianna Sobol

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Where My Wellies Take Me by Clare and Michael Morpurgo

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Also my daughter’s choice: Steampunk Tarot by Barbara Moore and illustrated by Aly Fell

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And my loveliest find of all: The Complete Alice by Lewis Carroll and illustrated by Helen Oxenbury.

Pair with Alice In Bed by Susan Sontag.

New Books from Little Gestalten and Prestel

I also received these two books for feature here at GatheringBooks, two of my favourite publishing houses for beautifully made picturebooks.

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Friends Forever by Roald Kaldestad and Bjørn Rune Lie, Oskar Loves… by Britta Teckentrup.

How about you, dear friends, what are the books that found their way into your hands?

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