Title of Picture Book: Where Are All The Birds – The Extraordinary Mind of Dr Goh Keng Swee
Author: Darel Seow
Illustrator: Darel Seow
Publisher and Country (may be self-published): Epigram, Singapore
Publisher’s Blurb: Where are all the birds? Why am I in this world? How do we bring life to a dead island? Questions, questions, questions. They buzzed non-stop in Dr Goh Keng Swee’s mind, even as a little boy, and drove him into becoming one of the titans in Singapore’s success story. From providing jobs to building a formidable army to delighting in the wonders of nature, he left a lasting imprint in his fellow citizens at work and in play.
Brief Review (in under 50 words): Structured using a series of interesting questions, Dr Goh’s life is presented in an interesting manner. There is also a hunt to find a hidden bird in each spread.
Where to buy or borrow (if available): NLB, Singapore
ISBN Number (if available): 978-981-4655-79-8
Submitted by (could be your preferred name, including pen name): Moses