The Little Singapore Book

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


28 in stock

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 with more stories and activities to support parents, teachers and even the little bookworms themselves.
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