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Books in Sibu

Public Book Store

The best bookstore in town, with a decent selection of English books. The mall is owned by the Sanyan Group, a vast and politically well-connected timber company.
Books in Kuching

Mohamed Yahia & Sons

Specialises in English-language books on Borneo, including the four-volume Encyclopaedia of Iban Studies. Also carries Sarawak maps and travel guides.
Books in Kuching

Popular Book Co

A capacious modern bookshop with a big selection of English titles, including works by local authors and travel guides.
Books in Miri

Popular Book Store

A mega-bookshop with a large selection of English books, and Lonely Planet titles in English and Chinese.