Where do you go when you are looking for school books? Which place you visit when you are looking for stationery? Where do you get other story books, novels, computer books and any other book on whichever topic? – So many questions but answer is only ONE and that is Popular Book Store. I might sound a bit clichéd but that’s the fact. Popular Book Store is the go-to place when it comes to all my our book needs.

My book-eater daughter visits Popular very very regularly and picks up her school books, all types of school stationery from here. Popular has awesome reads and my mom when she visits Singapore is sure to buy novels and suspense thrillers from Popular.

I am sure we have many fans of Popular BookFest@Singapore. Popular Book Store ‘s Bookfest has been around for past ten years and has established itself as Singapore’s largest and most successful book festival. This year, the annual mega book and stationery event will return for the eleventh year running, targeting book lovers, retailers, distributors, students, educators, families and working professionals.

Readers’ Choice Awards is an initiative by Popular Book Store where readers will vote for their favorite books by local authors and winners will be announced in the BookFest.

Readers’ Choice Awards (RCA) by Popular Book Store

Singapore is a small country but there’s no dearth of talent. We all must appreciate and support local. In an effort to support local talents, POPULAR Book Store came up with this campaign to recognize local authors. With three categories to choose from – English (Adult), Chinese and Children – readers of all ages will be able to vote for their favourite title. Voting ends 5 November 2017 and the winners will be announced on 16 December 2017 at BookFest@Singapore 2017.

RCA Voting Link: http://www.bookfestsingapore.com/readerschoice/

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Recently, we read 2 such wonderful books sent to us by Popular Book Store and voted for our favorites already. Bringing you the review…One by my daughter who is a kid books / products reviewer and another by yours truly. Read on and later vote for your choices too…


MIDNIGHT AT MOUNT EMILY

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Midnight at mount Emily is a very interesting book. It is about a girl called Patsy Goh who is deeply devastated when she finds out she may not actually be a time keeper. Her Friend Elena Tan, also needs her help and They together travel to their mothers’ teenage years in order to save her best friend’s Mother from a marriage.

When I was reading the book a million thoughts swarmed through my head – Would they stop the disastrous marriage? What would happen to Elena when parents never met? Would Elena even exist after thwarting her parents plans to marry? What would Patsy Goh be if she was not a timekeeper? All of these intriguing and mind boggling questions will be revealed once you get this wonderfully crafted book. There are many  genres evident in this book such as friendship, care, concern and even a blooming romance between Elena’s parents.

I will recommend it to my friends for sure.

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ISBN : 9789814757188
Weight : 0.4110Kg
Author : LOW YING PING
Publisher : EPIGRAM BOOKS


I WANT TO MARRY YOU BUT :A MARRIAGE GUIDE FOR THE YOUNG ADULT

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Marriage is a beautiful bond. Being married to my office sweetheart and after 2 kids, I can safely say that one must get married and enjoy family life because it’s truly fun. But will you all agree with me? Might not be. After all, we see so many marriages falling apart and divorces are rampant. So, yes, this is the path that one must follow after careful considerations of various factors and not just emotionally.

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Marriage cannot be just a contract. At the same time, it cannot be completely driven by reckless emotions. So yes, Law plays very crucial role. How to make sense of legal jargon and how to simplify it to everyone’s understanding?

I liked the tone of this book and the wealth of information it shares with the readers. Daunting law and legal terms are made simple and clear in this unique book. It provides an insight into the impact the law will have on him or her.

It simplifies the labyrinth of legislation and case law to allay fears, encourage an understanding of what marriage entails, and flag out possible difficulties the reader may face during the course of his or her relationship. The guide will also showcase the rights and responsibilities that result from a marriage.

The book is divided into different chapters from dating to engagement to marriage and the language is straightforward to understand. Font size, paper texture makes it even more appealing. Ample examples are used to elaborate different scenarios.

Thinking of getting married? Then you must read I want to marry you but…

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ISBN : 9789814407939
Weight : 0.5050Kg
Author : Jennifer Yeo,Yeo-Leong & Peh LLC Yeo-Leong & Peh LLC,
Publisher : World Scientific Publishing Co Pte Ltd


Vote here for your favorites:

RCA Voting Link: http://www.bookfestsingapore.com/readerschoice/

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