Mark your calendars, folks. Come witness the launching of a unique book by H. Berbar on 21st March 2020, at Tin Alley (3 Lorong Bijeh Timah, 30000 Ipoh).
Media Masters will be organising a book sale next week. Check out the poster below. Do mark these dates on your calendar!
We're pleased to announce that we've been featured on Time Out Malaysia Kids! Yes, you've bought this magazine do turn to page 59 (highlighted area shown above). We thank [...]
This book provides a fresh perspective and deepens previous studies of his [Charles Compton Reade] town planning ideas.....Charles Reade's obscure and unattributed position in the history of Malayan [...]
This book, by J. J. Chen and L. Y. Chung, is currently being sold at Han Chin Pet Soo - at RM 80 per copy. See Ipoh's authentic beauty and [...]
Want to know MORE about Cheah Cheng Lim? Get his book now! This book will be launched at the Flemington Hotel, in Taiping, on 15th May 2015. Admission is free; [...]
click poster to enlarge For those of you who have been waiting patiently, well keep this Sunday 22nd March 2015 free! The Iversen book is finally out and will [...]
"Through the centuries Chinese women have had to struggle under a load of injustices - denial of education, ineligibility to sit the civil service examinations and hold official posts, female [...]
"Chan Sue Meng, the author of "Road to Revolution - Dr. Sun Yat Sen and His Comrades in Ipoh", is the great-great-granddaughter of Lee Guan Swee, leader of the Tong [...]
Perak Academy and Areca Books invite you to keep 5th July free, for there will be a book launch at No. 41, Lapangan Symphony Business Park. My Days in the [...]
Well there was one man at least in Ipoh who was very much into it, particularly 'Kung Fu Karato'. He was known as Leong Fu and he lived at 119 [...]
Scorpio on the Dragon’s Demise – The True Stories of the Special Branch During the Second “Emergency”
This, the fifth book in the Scorpio Series covers the period of the second Malaysian "Emergency" from 1970 to 1990 and Special Branch operations that not many people are aware [...]
SK drew our attention to this book a few days ago and I have managed to obtain one and thought you might like to get an idea of what it [...]
1030am at No 5 Gopeng Road. Admission is FREE. The refreshments are FREE! There are books on sale. See you there!
The next session of Northern Writers takes place at No5 Gopeng Road at 1030, Saturday 5th November. New books, new readers and a little food. Do come along. It's very [...]
Yes, at last Ipoh, My Home Town has gone to the printers. As you may know, I have been working on a new book for the past 20 months or [...]
The inaugural Northern Writers was a great success. Why not come along to this second session and meet the writers. See you there? It's Free.
"Tin Mining in Malaysia: the Osborne & Chappel Story" was launched today by YB Dato' Sri Dr. Ng Yen Yen, Minister of Tourism Malaysia, in conjunction with the opening of [...]
Once the premier state of the Federated Malay States, Perak pioneered tin mining, rubber, roads and railways in Malaya. In the early twentieth century, Europeans and Asians venturing into [...]
This series of four books has just been reprinted and they are now available direct from the author singly or as a set of four. They cover, in fascinating detail, the [...]
There is no doubt that some of the 3,631 individuals that visited ipoWorld during the month of June would remember gates such as these with mixed feelings for this was [...]
Landmarks of Perak records the richness and diversity of Perak's architectural fabric. Structures depicted in the book include palaces, mosques, schools, temples, churches, memorials, government offices, banks, shophouses, bridges, and [...]
If you are eager to know about early Ipoh and Perak then this is a must-buy for you. "A Grandfather Story" telling of the life of Leong Sin Nam is [...]
This book by Leon Comber is an analyses of the pivotal role of the Malayan Police's Special Branch, during the Malayan Emergency. Dr Comber, an Honarary Research Fellow at Monash [...]
"Tin gave Ipoh more millionaires than any other town; it gave her confidence and vibrancy; it gave her a soul" As the author puts it, this book tells the story [...]
This book is said to be the first official biography of one of Asia's well-known figures - Eu Tong Sen. Written by Ilsa Sharp, Eu Tong Sen's story is told based [...]
'Limestone Hills & Caves of the Kinta Valley' is the latest publication by the Malaysian Nature Society. Inside are astonishingly beautiful pictures by Cheang Kum Seng, paying tribute to Mother [...]