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Ethos Books is an independent publisher of literary fiction, non-fiction, and poetry.

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Giving voice to emerging and exciting writers from diverse backgrounds, we help foster an environment in which literature and the arts not only survive, but thrive. In short, we nurture the growing literary community in Singapore and throughout the region.

That's why our authors and their ideas come first. By taking a collaborative approach to publishing, we bring each author‘s voice and vision to fruition. We are always open to new ideas: different ways of working and fresh ways of delivering the unparalleled satisfaction only a good book can bring.

Established in 1997, Ethos Books, an imprint of Pagesetters Services Pte Ltd, aims to create books that capture the spirit of a people and reflect the ethos of our changing times.

This Sunday · 12 Dec · 7.30pm · Ethos Books Preview Night 2021

Dec 8, 2021

Want to know what we have brewing for the new year?  Come hang out with us at Ethos Books Preview...

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Whether you're a reader who is keen to dig deeper into our books, or a teacher looking to bring our authors into your classroom, Ethos Books believes in supporting and enabling knowledge-sharing, discussion and community building through literature. Check out our school programmes on this page, as well as recommended reading lists and our free book club starter packs to start your very own book club today!


Is life hustling you out of tune? As the week roars by, we invite you to a slice of attunement penned lovingly by our authors, friends, and yours truly. Freshly delivered weekly with care. Intimacy guaranteed. Read selected letters below.

A Good Scare

Dec 1, 2021

Model of a bomoh (medicine-man) at work with the patient lying in bed while his child is at his ...

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This is how the world keeps going

Nov 30, 2021

Dear Reader, Ever wonder what editors do in a publishing house? What books are they reading, wha...

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The most beautiful things are overgrown

Nov 30, 2021

Photo of Marina Bay Sands at night   Dear Reader, A few years ago, I watched Kedi at The Project...

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