Studio VBK
04 Dec 2015 Books

Second-hand Books in Singapore

I have had the pleasure of visiting the book merchants listed below. There are plenty of stories waiting to be unearthed as most of the proprietors that I have met know their collection and understand their shoppers. I welcome any corrections or additions to this list.

Bencoolen Street

  • GOHD Books, #01-37 Burlington Square (Deyana Goh)

Bras Basah Complex, 231 Bain Street

Buona Vista

Marine Parade

  • Silver Kris Bookshop, Blk 84 #01-187 Marine Parade Central
    *current lease ends 2017

Orchard Road / Scotts Road

Selegie Road

  • Sultana Book Store, #02-14, Peace Centre (Mr Kwok)
  • Book Treasure, atrium, Parklane Shopping Mall (Roger)

Tiong Bahru

Online Shopping

Clearance and Used Books Sales (2015)

Clearance and Used Books Sales (past)

Thrift Stores & Miscellany


  • Bargain Books (aka VTS Books), #01-01 Irving Industrial Building (Aravinakhsan Nair)
  • Books Galore, #05-107, Far East Plaza (Mr Romie)
  • Pro Saint Book Store, #02-77 Bras Basah Complex
  • Sunny Bookshop, #03-58 Far East Plaza
Second-hand Books in Singapore Journal