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The Little India riot as dark comedy in Sebastian Sim’s The Riot Act

The Riot Act is Singapore writer Sebastian Sim's second novel in English.
The Riot Act is Singapore writer Sebastian Sim's second novel in English.PHOTOS: EPIGRAM BOOKS
The Riot Act is Singapore writer Sebastian Sim's second novel in English.
The Riot Act is Singapore writer Sebastian Sim's second novel in English.PHOTOS: EPIGRAM BOOKS

Local author Sebastian Sim has drawn upon the 2013 event to produce a raucously funny novel

THE RIOT ACT

By Sebastian Sim

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on May 29, 2018, with the headline 'The Little India riot as dark comedy '. Print Edition | Subscribe