Jeyaretnam, a distinguished lawyer in Singapore, is also a prizewinning novelist and short story writer. This is his first collection of short stories, the first 19 of which trace the experiences and escapades of Ah Leong as he grows up, gets a job and submits to National Service. Also included are 'Campfire' and 'Under the Frangipani', two of his prizewinning stories. 199 pages. *This book is being sold to raise funds for the House of Hope, a home for tsunami orphans in Chennai, India. 80% of the net sale proceeds of this book will be donated to this charity.*
Weight 0.3kg. Post free within Malaysia
Published by Times Books, Singapore, 1987. Reprint. ISBN: 9789971654177
Condition: Good. Paperback. Although a front end paper has a lending library sticker the cover does not have too much wear. The first couple of pages at both the front and the back have heavy tanning, but the rest of the book has mild tanning. The binding is holding at present, but may break with further use.