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Littered With Books

20 Duxton Road, Singapore 089486, Singapore
+65 6220 6824
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Unexpected

I was looking for an independent bookstore around bookstore and this little shop is one of them... read more

Reviewed 17 January 2018
Elizabeth h
Hidden gem

To be frank Chinatown is my most hated region in Singapore, don't get me wrong but I don't like... read more

Reviewed 29 August 2017
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16 Jan 2018
“Unexpected”
28 Aug 2017
“Hidden gem”
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20 Duxton Road, Singapore 089486, Singapore
Chinatown
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+65 6220 6824
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Reviewed 17 January 2018

I was looking for an independent bookstore around bookstore and this little shop is one of them. Turns out it's just walking distance to where i was staying. Small collections of book but a quite place where you can take your time to browse through..

Thank Elizabeth h
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Reviewed 29 August 2017

To be frank Chinatown is my most hated region in Singapore, don't get me wrong but I don't like crowded and noisy places. Yet, it's a treasure box for cheap souvenirs. So, this bookstore is an oasis, just like its sister bookstores, this place had...More

Thank liaagatha
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Reviewed 15 April 2017

Found this little bookstore and thought it was charming until I stepped inside, and tried to take a photo of it so that other people could know about it - was immediately shut down by an incredibly rude staff member saying no photography allowed. There...More

Thank moisturize
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Reviewed 23 October 2016

I was looking for some books by local authors and the young girls there were very helpful in finding some special things for me. The bookshop is laid out beautifully and the staff are very welcoming. They have the usual best sellers, cook books, coffee...More

Thank Jenny P
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Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

Love this shop! They have great collections of books. Nicely decorated, made me didnt want to leave. Staffs were friendly too

Thank kyotokuma
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Reviewed 13 January 2016 via mobile

Nice little bokshop along Duxton Road, stocks mass-market paperbacks and select non-fiction titles. Quite low on online presence, though.

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Reviewed 27 November 2015

I've lived in Singapore for about a year and a half, and one of the things I've missed dearly has been a good local bookstore. Littered With Books (LWB) is my favorite discovery in Singapore so far. Singapore is what I call a 'book desert',...More

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Reviewed 13 August 2015

It's rare to find bookstores where you can browse at leisure to discover delightful and unexpected reads. Littered with Books is that unusual bookstore, not only for Singapore but for other major cities in the world where large chains increasingly dominate. It's independent and its...More

3  Thank Jonathan H
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Reviewed 16 May 2015

How are there not any reviews yet on this place? Littered With Books, in my mind, stands among the great independent bookstores of the world. I love bookstores, but have not seen one so user friendly. At the same time, it doesn't take itself too...More

1  Thank John P
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Chinatown is a classic combination of colourful
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sounds. The precinct is unique, however, in its
blending of religions and cultures. A Hindu temple, an
Islamic mosque, and a Chinese Buddhist temple sit
almost side by side. This sense of cultural harmony
continues as you venture just outside of Chinatown to
the nightlife areas of Club Street and Duxton Hill.
...More
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