Picture Books

These books are recommended for ages 3 years and up.
The Little Singapore Book

The Little Singapore Book

Diane Rose Ng (Illus.), Joyceline See Tully, Sim Ee Waun

$25.00

The Little Singapore Book is a fresh take on the story of Singapore and its people, from the old kingdom of Temasek to the present day. Written for...

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$25.00
The Amazing Sarong

The Amazing Sarong

Quek Hong Shin

$14.90

Now available in all four languages! Shortlisted for Hedwig Anuar Children’s Book Award 2018Shortlisted for Best Children's Title for Singapore Boo...

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$14.90
Timmy & Tammy Series (Set 1): On the MRT
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Timmy & Tammy Series (Level 1): On the MRT

Eliz Ong (Illus.), Ruth Wan-Lau

$7.30

Riding the MRT train can be an adventure. There is lots to see and hear—join Timmy and Tammy as they take their latest journey!

$7.30
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The Incredible Basket

The Incredible Basket

Quek Hong Shin

$14.90

In this sequel to The Amazing Sarong, a beautiful Chinese wedding basket is used in myriad ways. Xiaoming delivers a batch of ang ku kueh with the ...

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$14.90
Timmy & Tammy Series (Set 2): At Changi Airport
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Timmy & Tammy Series (Level 1): At Changi Airport

Eliz Ong (Illus.), Ruth Wan-Lau

$7.30

Can an airport be a fun place for kids? Definitely, if it’s Changi Airport. Join Timmy and Tammy as they explore the world’s most kid-friendly airp...

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$7.30
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Lost in Singapore

Lost in Singapore

Candice Phang (illus.), Matthew Cooper

$14.00

When his pet parrot unexpectedly flies off, Ben takes chase in a light-hearted adventure that takes him the length and breadth of Singapore. As he ...

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$14.00
Timmy & Tammy Series (Set 1): At the Food Court

Timmy & Tammy Series (Level 1): At the Food Court

Eliz Ong (Illus.), Ruth Wan-Lau

$7.30

Everybody wants to eat something different, so where should Timmy and Tammy go? The food court, of course! It’s the place where everybody can eat w...

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$7.30
Timmy & Tammy Series (Set 2): At the Botanic Gardens

Timmy & Tammy Series (Level 1): At the Botanic Gardens

Eliz Ong (Illus.), Ruth Wan-Lau

$7.30

It’s the simple things in life that are the most enjoyable. And a family outing at the Botanic Gardens fits the bill! Timmy and Tammy prove once ag...

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$7.30
Timmy and Tammy: What is Singapore?

Timmy & Tammy Series (Level 3): What is Singapore?

Eliz Ong (Illus.), Ruth Wan-Lau

$8.30

Join Timmy and Tammy as they go out and about to explore and learn. Practise reading skills and learn about Singapore in this story, written especi...

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$8.30
Karung Guni Boy

Karung Guni Boy

Eric Wong (Illus.), Lorraine Tan

$14.90

Shortlisted for Hedwig Anuar Children’s Book Award 2018 Ming loves to make things. But he doesn’t have any money to buy things that would help him...

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$14.90
Blanket Travel

Blanket Travel

Kim Da-Jeong, Kim Da-Jeong(illus.)

$14.90

What do you do when you can’t fall asleep? Travel, of course! In this whimsical, heartwarming tale, two siblings reassure their sister that nightti...

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$14.90
My Thousand Special Names - Localbooks.sg

My Thousand Special Names

Ben Morley, YT Tommy Lee (Illus.)

$14.90

What happens when the special bond between a father and son is put to the test? In this poignant picture book, a young boy grows up revering his fa...

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Timmy & Tammy DISCOVER Series (Level 4): Singapore Hawker Food

Timmy & Tammy DISCOVER Series (Level 4): Singapore Hawker Food

Lianne Ong

$9.30

Join Timmy and Tammy as they discover amazing and inspiring facts about our culture, our people and our home, Singapore!Singaporeans regularly eat ...

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$9.30
Twinkle Twinkle Giant Star - Localbooks.sg

Twinkle Twinkle Giant Star

Marc Leong (illus.), Shervin Seah

$10.00

Sample Pages Did you know that stars are really huge, that some stars aren’t even stars, and there’s one star that only shows itself during the day...

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$10.00
Timmy & Tammy Series (Set 3) : At the Zoo - Localbooks.sg

Timmy & Tammy Series (Level 2) : At the Zoo

Eliz Ong (Illus.), Ruth Wan-Lau

$7.30

Dad loves to take pictures, while Timmy and Tammy love to pose. And what better background to have than the amazing animals of the Singapore Zoo!

$7.30
Timmy & Tammy Series (Set 3): At Gardens by the Bay - Localbooks.sg

Timmy & Tammy Series (Level 2): At Gardens by the Bay

Eliz Ong (Illus.), Ruth Wan-Lau

$7.30

Gardens by the Bay is an exciting place for Timmy and Tammy to explore. But when Tammy feels scared, will Timmy help her like a good brother should?

$7.30
Get in Line

Get in Line

Kristin Roskifte, Kristin Roskifte(illus.)

$14.90

A long line of people stretches through the pages of this book. The first page starts with the last person in line. Some of these are daydreaming....

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Timmy & Tammy Series (Level 3): Taking a Plane Ride

Timmy & Tammy Series (Level 3): Taking a Plane Ride

Eliz Ong (Illus.), Ruth Wan-Lau

$8.30

Join Timmy & Tammy as they go out and about to explore and learn. Practise reading skills and have fun with the activity at the back of the boo...

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$8.30
Timmy & Tammy DISCOVER Series: Singapore's Wildlife Wonders

Timmy & Tammy DISCOVER Series (Level 4): Singapore's Wildlife Wonders

Hwee Goh

$9.30

Singapore is a unique City in a Garden that shares its space with nature. Come discover, with Timmy and Tammy, Singapore’s wildlife wonders and how...

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$9.30
Timmy & Tammy Series (Set 1): At the Fire Station

Timmy & Tammy Series (Level 2): At the Fire Station

Eliz Ong (Illus.), Ruth Wan-Lau

$7.30

Timmy and Tammy are firefighters for the day! Join them as they look around the Central Fire Station and have lots of fun.

$7.30
Timmy & Tammy Series (Set 2): At Chinatown

Timmy & Tammy Series (Level 2): At Chinatown

Eliz Ong (Illus.), Ruth Wan-Lau

$7.30

Everybody is getting into the spirit of Lunar New Year, including Timmy and Tammy. And what better way to get into the mood of the season than goin...

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$7.30
Achimpa

Achimpa

Catarina Sobral

$14.90

One day, a researcher came across a new word: ACHIMPA. Nobody knew its meaning or the word class it belongs to. People started using “achimpa” as a...

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The King and the Frog

The King and the Frog

Alain Chiche, Sylvain Diez(illus.)

$14.90

Once upon a time, there was a dashing young king who was extremely bored—until he met a brazen frog who tried hard to convince the king that it was...

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Sam, Sebbie and Di-Di-Di: The Lion Dance - Localbooks.sg

Sam, Sebbie and Di-Di-Di: The Lion Dance (book 5)

David Seow, Soefara Jafney (Illus.)

$14.90

Sam, Sebbie and Di-Di-Di are three siblings who love doing things together. Today is extra-special because they are going to see a lion dance. Doon...

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Timmy & Tammy Series: Playing the Piano - Localbooks.sg

Timmy & Tammy Series (Level 2): Playing the Piano

Eliz Ong (Illus.), Ruth Wan-Lau

$7.30

It is time for Timmy and Tammy to start piano lessons. What do you think the piano teacher will say about their playing? Join Timmy and Tammy as th...

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$7.30