1978 – Twenty Poems. Calcutta: P. Lal.

1986 – Palm Readings: Poems. Singapore: Graham Brash Pte Ltd.

1998 – Catwalking and the Games we Play. Singapore: Ethos Books

2012 – The Best of Kirpal Singh. Singapore: Epigram Books.


1972 – China Affair. 1st Ed. Singapore: University Education Press. 2nd Ed. Singapore: Graham Brash Pte Ltd, 1986.

2001 – Monologue, Interlude, Monologue. Singapore: Landmark Books.


1980 – Wonder and Awe: the world of science fiction. Singapore: Chopmen.

2003 – Thinking Hats and Coloured Turbans: Creativity Across Cultures. Singapore: Pearson Prentice-Hall.

2014 – Naked Ape, Naked Boss. Bernard Harrison: The Man Behind the Singapore Zoo and the World’s First Night Safari.  Singapore: Marshall Cavendish Editions.


1970 – Singapore Pot-pourri. Poems, essays, plays and short stories. Singapore: Singapura Book Co.

1972 – Articulations: An Anthology of Poems. Singapore: Club Adconmeli.

1980 – The Stellar Gauge: Essays on science fiction writers.  Eds. Tolley, Michael J. and Kirpal Singh. Australia: Norstrilia Press.

1989 – The Writer’s Sense of the Past: Essays on Southeast Asian and Australian Literature. Singapore: Singapore University Press.

1998 – Interlogue: Studies in Singapore Literature, Vol. 1: Fiction. Singapore: Ethos Books.

1999 – Interlogue: Studies in Singapore Literature, Vol. 2: Poetry. Singapore: Ethos Books.

2000 – Interlogue: Studies in Singapore Literature, Vol. 3: Drama. Singapore: Ethos Books.

2000 – Rhythms: A Singaporean Millennial Anthology of Poetry (Irama: Antologi Puisi Alaf Singapura). Eds. Singh, Kirpal and Wong Yoon Wah. Singapore: National Arts Council.

2002 – The Merlion and the Hibiscus: Contemporary Short Stories from Singapore and Malaysia. Eds. Mukherjee, Dipika, Kirpal Singh and Mohammad A. Quayum. New Delhi: Penguin Books.

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