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Books 13 Oct 2018 | 6:00 AM

Murakami’s ‘Killing Commendatore’ dives into dark metaphysical depths

Acclaimed Japanese author Haruki Murakami new and lengthy novel dives into the dark metaphysical depths and ends up painting a painful picture of loneliness.

Books 14 Oct 2018 | 6:00 AM

'Rainbirds': Clarissa Goenawan's melancholy page turner

Indonesia-born, Singapore-based Clarissa Goenawan makes her debut with 'Rainbirds', a novel that makes a study of grief and loneliness.

Viewpoints 15 Nov 2015 | 7:01 AM

Shusaku Endo’s Deep River is a spiritual journey

While sometimes shaky, this novel on faith is also profound in parts.

Lifestyle 03 May 2011 | 12:00 AM

Bi Feiyu proves friends wrong with literary prize win

Bi Feiyu's talent and passion for language helps him write good novels.

Books 03 May 2011 | 12:00 AM

Bi Feiyu proves friends wrong with literary prize win

Bi Feiyu's talent and passion for language helps him write good novels.

Books 14 Jul 2016 | 6:55 AM

Award-winning author barely passed English

O Thiam Chin knows what it’s like to fail. But he stayed faithful to his passion and finally found success, winning the inaugural Epigram Books Fiction Prize in Singapore.

Lifestyle 28 Dec 2007 | 12:00 AM

Tale with little conviction

Tokyo Tango, By Rika Yokomori, translated by Tom Gill. Book Review by SU-MAY TAN.

Books 03 Feb 2019 | 8:15 AM

Booked Out: Reading the first ever novel 'The Tale Of Genji'

‘The Tale Of Genji’ is thought to be the first novel ever written – and by a woman. How does it stand the test of time?