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Summary: It is the world's biggest white-collar heist involving government corruption at the highest level, abuse of power, and international money laundering. A hot-shot financier embezzles US$ 3.5 billion from Malaysia's wealth fund 1MDB (1Malaysia Development Berhad); money from the audacious scam flows into New York and The Hollywood, where the thieves court A-list celebrities and even finance...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

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Richmond, Simon

Summary: Southeast Asia's terrific trio offer steamy jungles packed with wildlife, beautiful beaches, idyllic islands, culinary sensations and multi-ethnic culture.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Lonely Planet Gloabl Limited 2019

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 915.95 LON

Hanna Alkaf

Summary: "Amidst the Chinese-Malay conflict in Kuala Lumpur in 1969, sixteen-year-old Melati must overcome prejudice, violence, and her own OCD to find her way back to her mother"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Salaam Reads 2019

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1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: YA FIC ALK

Albiston, Isabel

Summary: Southeast Asia's terrific trio offer steamy jungles packed with wildlife, beautiful beaches, idyllic islands, culinary sensations and multi-ethnic culture.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Lonely Planet 2016

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 915.3 MAL

Bowden, David

Summary: Malaysia is a hugely diverse country and supreme holiday destination. Divided into Peninsular Malaysia and the island states of Sabah and Sarawak on Borneo, each offers a wealth of unique attractions.For travellers interested in history and culture, the capital city, Kuala Lumpur, as well as other major cities, such as Putrajaya, Melaka and George Town, are fascinating to explore. Eco-tourists...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: John Beaufoy Publishing 2014

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 915.9 MAL

Choo, Yangsze

Summary: Quick-witted, ambitious Ji Lin is stuck as an apprentice dressmaker, moonlighting as a dancehall girl to help pay off her mother's Mahjong debts. But when one of her dance partners accidentally leaves behind a gruesome souvenir, Ji Lin may finally get the adventure she has been longing for. Eleven-year-old houseboy Ren is also on a mission, racing to fulfill his former master's dying wish: that...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Flatiron Books 2019

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC CHO

Flint, Shamini

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Felony & Mayhem Press 2011

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC FLI

Choo, Yangsze

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Summary: "From New York Times bestselling author Yangsze Choo, a novel set in 1930s colonial Malaysia that pulls the reader into a world of servants and masters, age-old superstition and modern idealism, sibling rivalry and forbidden love, and a child and a young woman searching for their place in a society that would rather they stay invisible"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Large Print 2019

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Tan, Twan Eng

Summary: "The Gift of Rain is the story of Philip Hutton and the haunting tragedies that befall him when he becomes entangled in a web of wartime loyalties and deceits. In 1939, at the outset of World War II, sixteen- year-old Philip is a lonely outsider on the lush Malayan island of Penang. Alienated from his community and family, he at last discovers a sense of belonging through an unexpected...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Weinstein Books 2008

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Kelly, Robert

Summary: Lonely Planet Pocket Kuala Lumpur is your passport to all the most relevant and up-to-date advice on what to see, what to skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Gape at the dizzying views from the top of the Petronas Towers, escape from KL's urban grind to the Forestry Research of Malaysia (FRIM) for a canopy walk, or soak up KL's British colonial past from Merdeka Square; all with your...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Lonely Planet 2015

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 915.3 KUA

Summary: You are super lucky to be going to Malaysia & Singapore, and this guide will let you know all of the coolest things to do, see, and eat around the country, in places like Kuala Lumpur, Langkawi, Perhentian Islands, Penang, Cameron Highlands, Melaka, and more..

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform 0000

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 915.3 MAL

Ferrarese, Marco

Summary: The ultimate guide to these three exciting Southeast Asian destinations, covering all their attractions, from amazing national parks and historic temples to gorgeous beaches and islands. The sections on Penang and Singapore offer detail on cultural sights, new museums, and budget accommodations. The Rough Guide to Malaysia, Singapore & Brunei includes coverage of Sarawak's most popular national...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Rough Guides Ltd 2018

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 915.3 MAL

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Strand Releasing Home Video 2007

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1 available in Foreign DVDs, Call number: DVD FOREIGN I

Barker, Susan

Summary: Dark themes of colonial misconduct, racial prejudice, and doomed love resonate throughout this novel, yet it is infused with characteristic humor and warmth. It opens in Malaysia during the 1950s Communist insurrection when a young Englishman, Christopher, falls in love with a Chinese girl. The book then moves to 1969 where Frances, Christopher's Eurasian teenage daughter, is seduced by a...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Black Swan 2009

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BAR

Burgan, Michael.

Summary: Divided into two separate land areas that are separated by the South China Sea, Malaysia has a unique structure that helps shape its culture and government. Readers will take a trip to this Southeast Asian nation to learn about its rich culture and fascinating history. They will find out how the country is run and what life is like for the people living there. They will also tour Malaysia’s...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press, an Imprint of Scholastic Inc. 2015

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 959.5 BUR

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 959.5 BUR

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J900 ENC

Summary: Join Anthony Bourdain on his journey that takes him to people and places far beyond the realm of food.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Discovery Communications 2007

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 641.013 BOU

Summary: Covers travels through Bangkok, Phuket, Krabi, Surin, Chiang Mai, Temenggor, Kuala Lumpar, and Luang Prabang. Formerly known as Lonely Planet series.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Escapi New Media Studios 2004

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 915.93 THA

Tan, Twan Eng

Summary: "Malaya, 1951. Yun Ling Teoh, the scarred lone survivor of a brutal Japanese wartime camp, seeks solace among the jungle-fringed tea plantations of Cameron Highlands. There she discovers Yugiri, the only Japanese garden in Malaya, and its owner and creator, the enigmatic Aritomo, exiled former gardener of the emperor of Japan. Despite her hatred of the Japanese, Yun Ling seeks to engage Aritomo...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Weinstein Books 2012

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC TAN

Aw, Tash.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Riverhead Books 2005

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC AW

Buchmann, Stephen L.

Summary: In the rain forests of Malaysia, Nazam waits anxiously to climb the bee tree, proving that he is capable of succeeding his grandfather as leader of the traditional honey-hunting clan.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Cinco Puntos Press 2007

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Belzer, Richard.

Summary: A year after the disappearance and commencement of the international search for Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, no sign of the plane has been found; no debris, no bodies, no sign of the black box. Richard Belzer, George Noory, and David Wayne want to know why. Scrutinizing the theories the media and politicians claim are most likely reasons the plane crashed, Belzer, Noory, and Wayne argue that...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Skyhorse Publishling 2015

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 629 BEL

DiPiazza, Francesca

Summary: Introduces the geography, history, religious beliefs, government, and people of Malaysia.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Twenty-First Century Books 2006

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 959.522 DIP

Sullivan, Rosana

Summary: Aleeya, concerned when her beloved mother becomes sick, remembers and returns the promise Mommy has made to her--that she will always be by her side.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Disney Press 2019

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Atkinson, Brett

Summary: Describes the history, geography, and people of the region and recommends hotels, restaurants, transportation, shopping, attractions, and historical sites that are suitable for travellers on a budget.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Lonely Planet Global Limited 2018

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 915.9 LON