Welcome to the ALR Bookshop


Books by ALR authors bought here will support us in bringing excellent writing from and about Asia to a wider readership.


Scroll down for a selection of authors and translators featured in the ALR:

Bae Sua, Don Mee Choi, Han Kang, Han Yujoo, Janet Hong, Hwang Sok-yong, Jang Jin-sung, Balli Kaur Jaswal, Kavita A. Jindal, Chi-young Kim, Kim Hyesoon, Kim Young-ha, Dimmi Khan, Krys Lee, Shirley Lee, O Thiam Chin, C. G. Menon, Sebastian Sim, Kyung-sook Shin, Deborah Smith, Anstey Spraggan, Xu Xi - and more coming soon...

Click on a book link to buy, and on a name to read pieces previously published in the ALR.

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Ruth Ahmed (Dimmi Khan, Anstey Spraggan)

Bae Suah



Han Kang, winner of the 2016 Man Booker International Prize with translator Deborah Smith.

Han Yujoo, translated by Janet Hong

Hwang Sok-yong - read our extract in ALR12

Jang Jin-sung, translated by Shirley Lee

Balli Kaur Jaswal - Finalist in Singapore's inaugural Epigram Books Fiction Prize

Kim Hyesoon - read 'A Way to Read the Morning' and other poems, translated by Don Mee Choi, in ALR23

Kim Young-ha - read 'Ice Cream' in ALR23

Krys Lee

O Thiam Chin - Winner of Singapore's inaugural Epigram Books Fiction Prize

Kyung-sook Shin, winner of the 2011 Man Asian Literary Prize with Please Look After Mother, translated by Chi-young Kim.

Sebastian Sim - Finalist in Singapore's inaugural Epigram Books Fiction Prize

The Whole Kahani - Dimmi Khan, C. G. Menon, Kavita A. Jindal

Xu Xi


More coming soon....