Closure of Haji Lane Outlet

GOHD Books will no longer be at Haji Lane from 31 Oct 2010 onwards, and we have begun taking our books back to Pasir Panjang, where most of our collection is. And as usual, anyone is welcome to browse the books at Pasir Panjang, although visits are on a by-appointment basis only. Thank you very

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The Line Between Truth and Fiction

Everyday, the line between truth and fiction gets blurrer and blurrer. I’ve never been a fan of horror, be it movies, or novels, or even old wives’ tales of ghosts and superstition. I’ve never experienced the usual response of morbid fascination, since there seems to be some mechanism in my brain that insists on reminding

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How To Operate Your Brain – Timothy Leary

Buy his book, Your Brain Is God!     This collection of essays, written by the poster boy of 1960s counterculture, describes the psychological journey Timothy Leary made in the years following his dismissal from Harvard, as his psychedelic research moved from the scientific to the religious arena. He discusses the nature of religious experience

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Books at 49, Haji Lane

HELLO everybody!! 1,000 of our books have escaped the clutches of Pasir Panjang! They decided that being in such a quiet area was just TOO boring…and so they fled to… 49, Haji LaneSingapore 189242 Seriously, though…IT’S TRUE. GOHD has put 1,000 or so of our books in 49 Haji Lane, which is also the home

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The Universe in an Atom

I must say I never paid much attention to the Dalai Lama until I read The Universe in an Atom. Before that, I found him kind of over-rated. The man was on the news all the time; all that media coverage made him seem less like a mysterious holy monk and more like a celebrity

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