Dearest Intimate book cover by Suchen Christine Lim

Dearest Intimate



The Man Who Wore His Wife's Sarong by Suchen Christine Lim

The Man Who Wore His Wife’s Sarong



The River's Song novel by Suchen Christine Lim

The River’s Song



The Lies That Build A Marriage | Suchen Christine Lim

The Lies That Build A Marriage



A Bit Of Earth | Singapore Novel | Suchen Christine Lim

A Bit Of Earth



Fistful Of Colours by Suchen Christine Lim | Singapore Literature

Fistful Of Colours



Gift From The Gods novel by Suchen Christine Lim

Gift From The Gods



Rice Bowl by Suchen Christine Lim

Rice Bowl



Other Works By Suchen



The Amah: A Portrait in Black & White

co-authored with Ooi, Ophelia, in Le Blond, Max (ed.), Prize Winning Plays Vol. 1 NUS-SHELL Short Plays, National University of Singapore, 1986.
Awarded Merit Prize, Singapore Short Play Competition, 1986.


Short Stories


The Morning After in UNION: 15 Years of Drunken Boat & 50 Years of Singapore Writing ed. Alvin Pang & Ravi Shankar pub. Ethos & Drunken Boat, Singapore & USA, 2015.


Usha My Third Child in NAC-ITBM Yayasan Anthology (a Malay-English publication by ASEAN countries – Singapore, Malaysia & Indonesia) pub. 2015.


Mei Kwei, I Love You in Singapore Noir, ed. Cheryl Lu-Lien Tan pub Akashic Books New York 2014 (Finalist for The Private Eye Writers of America SHAMUS Award 2015).


Big Wall Newspaper in Moving Worlds: A Journal of Transcultural Writings 10.1 University of Leeds UK, 2010.

Big Wall Newspaper in A Monsoon Feast, stories from Singapore & Kerala, ed. Verena Tay pub. Monsoon Books Singapore, 2012.


Gloria in Sastra Asia, ed. Clara Evi C. Citraningtyas pub. Universitas Pelita Harapan, Indonesia, 2011.

Gloria (An Excerpt) in Tumasik: Contemporary Writing from Singapore, ed. Alvin Pang, pub. Autumn Hill Books, USA, 2009.

Gloria in Asiatic: IIUM Journal of English Language and Literature, pub International Islamic University of Malaysia (IIUM), Dec 2007. Refer to or


Christmas at Singapore Casket in The Straits Times, Dec 2003, Singapore.


Ah Nah – An Interpretation in Westerly Vol 48 Nov 2003, Westerly Centre, University of Western Australia.


Retired Rebel in Silverfish New Writing 3: An Anthology of stories from Malaysia, Singapore & Beyond pub. Silverfish, Kuala Lumpur, 2003.


Tragedy of My Third Eye in Mukherjee, Dipita et al. (ed.), The Merlion & Hibiscus, Penguin India, 2002.


Clash of the Clans in World Literature Today Vol. 74 No. 2, University of Oklahoma, Spring 2000.


Two Brothers in Yamada, Teri Shafter (ed.), Virtual Lotus: Modern Fiction of Southeast Asia, University of Michigan, 2000.


Bandong in Leong, Liew Geok (ed.), More Than Half The Sky: Creative Writings by Thirty Singaporean Women, Times Books International Singapore, 1998.




Stories of the Overseas Chinese pub. SNP International, Singapore, 2005.


Children’s Books


Children’s Big Books:

Fried Eggs pub. Ethos Books Singapore 2014.

Miss Missy Mynah pub. Ethos Books Singapore 2011.

I Don’t Want To Dance pub. Ethos Books Singapore 2011.

My New Monster Truck pub. Ethos Books Singapore 2011.


12 Big Books for Young Children, pub. by SNP Singapore & Ministry of Education, Singapore, 1990:

1.   Granny

2.   When My Baby Sister Came Home

3.   Grandpa

4.   Woo Won Ton

5.   The Biggest Hongbao in the Whole Wide World

6.   Roti Prata

7.   Ants in a Hurry

8.   Julius Fatball

9.   Nanny Nanny Poo Poo

10.   Cheep Cheep Cheep

11.   The Hatching

12.   Mano Made A Promise