Buy Local, Read Our World

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Buy Local, Read Our World

Writer takes on taboo issues

Balli Kaur Jaswal is one of Singapore's hottest young novelists, but her latest book is one her former schoolteachers would have stopped her from reading.

#WhySingLit: Singapore literature's coming of age

As a local writer, this question haunts me: why don't we read more stories about ourselves?