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Last Train from Tanjong Pagar

By Koh Hong Teng

Based on tours and place histories

by Lai Chee Kien

Graphic Novel

Epigram Books, 2014

S$24.90, 214 pages

KOH Hong Teng is the first Singaporean to win international acclaim as a graphic novelist when his 2012 work Ten Sticks and One Rice - which he co-wrote with Oh Yong Hwee - scored a Bronze at the International Manga Awards.

Taking historical fact and working in an entertaining fictional narrative is a skill the seasoned comic artist uses well in Last Train...

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