Title of Picture Book: Little Backyard Tales of MacRitchie
Author: Various (see blurb)
Illustrator: Various (see blurb)
Publisher and Country (may be self-published): Raffles Institution, Singapore
Publisher’s Blurb: Can a clueless owl find a Tembusu tree to build his nest in? Will Froggie discover his talent in time for the talent show? Will tow unlikely friends, Dale and Timothy, find each other again? And, what surprising find awaits Millie and her friend at the top of the tree?
Little Backyard Tales of MacRitchie is a collection of short animal adventures in the heart of Singapore’s central Catchment Nature Reserve, which is home to an amazing diversity of life. Each forest tale was written by students of the Raffles Ecological Literacy programme to share with children the natural beauty that is MacRitchie.
5 Keywords (other than themes): animals, life cycles, reservoir, green, forest
Brief Review (in under 50 words): The 4 stories are interesting and colourfully illustrated with facts about the animals in the stories featured after each story.
Where to buy or borrow (if available): NLB, Singapore
ISBN Number (if available): 978-981-07-0359-2
Submitted by (could be your preferred name, including pen name): Moses