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Poet Aaron Lee reading his poetry accompanied by guitar music at the media conference of #BuySingLit, a new initiative to encourage readers to buy Singapore books. The event was held at independent Chinese bookstore City Book Room.

Jamie Teo, a die-hard SingLit fan, has been creating these embroidery artworks for the last three years. They are centred around quotes from some of her favourite SingLit books, and will be on sale at BooksActually end-February.

#BuySingLit asks readers to support local books

Feb 3, 2017 5:50 AM

JAMIE Teo, 22, is pursuing Arts Management at Lasalle College of the Arts. And though the course doesn't include compulsory reading of Singapore literature - also known among fans as "SingLit" - she spends much of her free time exploring the writings of Boey Kim Cheng, Tania De Rozario, Alvin

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