The Little Singapore Book

Joyceline See Tully, Sim Ee Waun | Pepper Dog Press | 2015

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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 5- to 10-year-olds. it introduces young readers to our history and culture through vibrant narrative and vivid illustrations packed with fascinating detail.

Meet samsui women, coolies and cattle farmers, and discover how neighbourhoods like Chinatown and Kampong Glam came into being. Did you know that Serangoon used to have cattle farmland or that there was a real fort that once stood at Fort Road?

Illustrated by Diane Rose Ng.

The Little Singapore Book also contains fun activities and projects to make this journey of discovery exciting for little book lovers. It is accompanied by a website www.littlesingaporebook.com with more stories and activities to support parents, teachers and even the little bookworms themselves.

ISBN: 9789810976248

Page Count: 80

Year Published: 2015

Language: English

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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 5- to 10-year-olds. it introduces young readers to our history and culture through vibrant narrative and vivid illustrations packed with fascinating detail.

Meet samsui women, coolies and cattle farmers, and discover how neighbourhoods like Chinatown and Kampong Glam came into being. Did you know that Serangoon used to have cattle farmland or that there was a real fort that once stood at Fort Road?

Illustrated by Diane Rose Ng.

The Little Singapore Book also contains fun activities and projects to make this journey of discovery exciting for little book lovers. It is accompanied by a website www.littlesingaporebook.com with more stories and activities to support parents, teachers and even the little bookworms themselves.

ISBN: 9789810976248

Page Count: 80

Year Published: 2015

Language: English

Joyceline See Tully

Sim Ee Waun

Sim Ee Waun is a food and travel journalist of 26 years. She is also the co-author of The Little Singapore Book. Now a freelance writer and editor, she contributes to various magazines in Singapore covering food and travel, as well as parenting issues. She holds a BA (Hons) degree in English Language & Literature and an MA in International Journalism. She grew up listening to her mother’s childhood stories, and helped write this book to bring a long-vanished Singapore back to life.

Pepper Dog Press

Pepper Dog Press LLP is a children’s book publisher established in 2015. It published its first picture book The Little Singapore Bookthe only children’s title that covers all 700 years of Singapore’s history.

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