Tikam Books

Tikam Books

Collect all new limited edition book cover pins (8 designs available)! Take a chance at our customised SingLit Gachapon machine and be surprised by our SingLit book recommendations. Each capsule will also contain a magnetic bookmark and a $10 #BuySingLit book voucher.

This project was first presented by DDB Group Singapore during #BuySingLit 2018.

8 - 31 March


The Arts House
8 - 10 March
1 Old Parliament Lane
Books Kinokuniya
Ngee Ann City
Takashimaya Shopping Centre
391 Orchard Road
#04-20/ 20A/ 20B/ 20C/ 21, S(238872)
9 Yong Siak St
POPULAR Bookstore
[email protected]

Bras Basah Complex
Block 231 Bain Street
Times the Bookshop
Plaza Singapura
68 Orchard Road
MPH Bookstores
Raffles City Shopping Centre
252 North Bridge Rd, #B1-21

Available Titles

The Gatekeeper

The Gatekeeper

Winner of the Epigram Books Fiction Prize 2016, The Gatekeeper brings you into a fantasy yet familiar world where myth and reality co-exist, and an immortal gorgon girl seeks redemption—and love—as protector of a marginalised community in a time of war.

Publisher: Epigram Books
Author: Nuraliah Norasid

The Prodigy

The Prodigy: Blade of The Chrysalis

A former soldier, Jaasur, is on a mission of redemption. Set in an original fantasy world inspired by Asian mythology, The Prodigy: Blade of The Chrysalis is the first volume in a six-part martial art and adventure series.

Publisher: Pause Narratives
Author: Dave Chua
Illustrator: Koh Hong Teng

We Will Eat When We Are Done

We'll Eat When We're Done

Can Sunil and his grandmother bring about a chicken rice revival while trying to stop the mysterious Zibots that have enslaved the island nation’s populace?

Publisher: COSH Studios
Author: Dave Chua
Illustrator: Max Loh

The Search

The Search

Follow a little boy and a penguin on their little adventure up in the mountain in search of something very special—“Lonely Not”. The Search is an English translation of the Chinese picture book.

Publisher: Lingzi Media
Author/Illustrator: Lee Kow Fong
Translator: Wei Lim



Run is the first book in the national bestselling RunHideSeek trilogy—a story of survival set in a future where food is running out.

Publisher: Bubbly Books
Author: Gabby Tye

Common Life

Common Life

With crayons and stained paper, artist Ho Chee Lick wanders around neighbourhoods in Singapore, observing and sketching quiet and unremarkable objects and scenes of basic everyday life. One day some of his drawings came into the hands of poet Anne Lee Tzu Pheng who rediscovers the beauty of these captured moments with her words.

Publisher: Ethos Books
Author: Anne Lee Tzu Pheng
Artist: Ho Chee Lick

A Leap of Love

A Leap of Love

Brimming with energy, A Leap of Love sparkles with joy and will leave you breathless with the sheer suspense of tracking the memorable twists and turns in the intertwined lives of two star-crossed lovers.

Publisher: Marshall Cavendish International (Asia)
Author: Catherine Lim



Featuring haiku about memorable events, newsmakers, NS, places we love and matters of socio-political import, Haikuku is the social history of Singapore in 120 haiku for every Singaporean.

Publisher: Landmark Books
Author: Gwee Li Sui

Organised by DDB Group Singapore

DDB is the most-awarded Effie Agency in Singapore, ranked No.1 for effective marketing for 12 years in a row.

With a focus on innovative marketing, it builds brands and business with its specialised divisions: Tribal (digital & social), TracyLocke (shopper marketing), Track (e-commerce and portals), Tasseologic (data and CRM) and Tango5 (social for good). DDB Group Singapore is also the regional hub agency for DDB Asia. It is part of DDB Worldwide, the fourth largest communications network in the world, with more than 200 offices across 100 countries.