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Post by Asian_Geekette » Sun, 26 Sep 2010 12:50 pm

carlsum1986 wrote:
nakatago wrote:
carlsum1986 wrote:anyone knows where to get ebooks online?I want to try to get a copy of the once a jolly hangman book
I saw somewhere that the MDA already banned it [citation needed] and with geo-restrictions of ebooks, it may be difficult to get a copy legally.
yes it been banned...i was thinking of going to JB to read that book where i heard it is selling like hot cakes....
When I was in KL about 6 weeks ago, I saw that this book is sold in the KLIA (Kuala Lumpur International Airport) book shops.
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Post by morenangpinay » Mon, 27 Sep 2010 8:13 am

theres a bookshop in International plaza, i dont know if its still there. They rent out books or if you want you can buy them.. mostly pocketbooks. its a small shop just on the 2nd floor or 3rd i think :P hope that helps

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Post by xnoybis » Mon, 31 Jan 2011 1:46 pm

carlsum: I think you can try Bras Basah. I sold a couple of my old fantasy/scifi books there, and they take pretty much anything. For pennies, though - they'll give you fifty cents usually, or a dollar if your book is large and in excellent condition. :(

Speaking of cheap books, GOHD Books is having a massive online clearance sale: http://www.gohd.com.sg - upto 70% off. A lot of the books I want are sold out though. :(

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