The Star has just let its readers know about a little secret – there is a stunning new coffee table book which is out and which tells all about old Penang.
It is a commissioned piece, by the international Real Estate Federation and this may give a clue as to the intended purpose of the book.
Can you guess?
It is aimed at investors to boost interest in the State.
A Penang Heritage Tale, as the book is titled, tells readers all about significant characters in the area, whether or not well-known and also all about hidden and unknown destinations.
It also aims to cover life in old Penang as an enticing taster of the area.