Recent and archived articles by Sharon Bakar
Award-winning Malaysian-born author Chiew-Siah Tei’s second novel continues to explore themes of identity, culture and belonging.
This is very thoroughly researched historical fiction that is never weighed down by the details.
Review by SHARON BAKAR.
This local author's debut short story collection nicely shows off her development as a writer.
Presenting one of the best Malaysian short story collections of recent years.
Two renowned authors share insights into the future of the book.
Here's intriguing insight into the preoccupations of one of the world's most important authors.
Our Frank O'Connor debutant stacks up quite nicely against the competition.
A Malaysian-born, Glasgow-based author, whose first novel has been much applauded, tells of her road to literary fame.
A blogger who shifted from the screen to the printed page offers a very personal book that it is also a cultural record of a time and place greatly changed.