We are celebrating 10 years of QBMC this 2019 twentybiteen with a throwback to past books, movies, and a couple of exciting socials!


Book: The Gigolo Murder by Mehmet Murat Somer
skt52Software programmer by day and drag-queen club owner by night, our girl is back again, just jilted and feeling so blue she’s violet – until she meets the hunky, married lawyer, Haluk Perkedem. When their conversation is interrupted by a phone call delivering news that his brother-in-law has been arrested for the murder of a notorious gigolo, she decides to put her sleuthing instincts and Thai kickboxing skills to work unravelling the crime.

Date: Thursday 24 January 2018, 8 pm

Place: Tom N Tom’s Coffee
Icon Village, 12 Gopeng Street
Please wait outside Tom N Tom’s by the stipulated time. We will proceed to a private location for the discussion.


Theme: Gay

Movie: Weekend (2011) directed by Andrew HaighWeekend_Haigh_MPOTW
Weekend follows Russell, who, after randomly picking up artist Glen at a nightclub on a Friday night, unexpectedly spends most of the next 48 hours with him in bedrooms and bars, telling stories and having sex, while developing a connection that will resonate throughout their lives.

Date: February 2018

Place: Tom N Tom’s Coffee
Icon Village, 12 Gopeng Street


Theme: Lesbian

Book: Sputnik Sweetheart by Haruki Murakami
Sputnik Sweetheart by Haruki MurakamiA college student, identified only as “K”, falls in love with his classmate, Sumire. But devotion to an untidy writerly life precludes her from any personal commitments-until she meets Miu, an older and much more sophisticated businesswoman. When Sumire disappears from an island off the coast of Greece, “K” is solicited to join the search party and finds himself drawn back into her world and beset by ominous, haunting visions.

Date: March 2018

Place: Tom N Tom’s Coffee
Icon Village, 12 Gopeng Street


Theme: Queer

Book: The Left Hand of Darkness by Ursula K. Le Guin
lefthandThe novel follows the story of Genly Ai, a native of Terra, who is sent to the planet of Gethen as an envoy of the Ekumen, a loose confederation of planets. Ai’s mission is to persuade the nations of Gethen to join the Ekumen, but he is stymied by his lack of understanding of Gethenian culture. Individuals on Gethen are ambisexual, with no fixed sex. This fact has a strong influence on the culture of the planet, and creates a barrier of understanding for Ai.

Date: April 2018

Place: Tom N Tom’s Coffee
Icon Village, 12 Gopeng Street



4 responses to “Events

  1. joyce

    How do I join or find our more information if I do not have facebook? Is there an email contact?

  2. Hi! We are at Tom N Tom but cannot find you! Where are you guys? xx

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