Title of Picture Book: Stacey goes to The Peranakan Museum
Author: Lianne Ong
Illustrator: James Tan
Publisher and Country (may be self-published): Armour Publishing, Singapore
Publisher’s Blurb: When Stacey accompanies her aunt to the Peranakan Museum, she does not realise what an adventure it’ll become.
Boy, is she in for a wonderful surprise …
5 Keywords (other than themes): culture, kebaya, imagination, history, museum
Brief Review (in under 50 words): An imaginative visit to the museum.
Where to buy or borrow (if available): NLB, Singapore
ISBN Number (if available): 978-981-4597-80-7
Submitted by (could be your preferred name, including pen name): Moses
Title: Pittodrie Pirates: What’s a Blue Furry? (Book 1)
Author: Lynette Morrison
Illustrator: Lee Kowling
Publisher and Country (may be self-published): Amour Publishing, Singapore
Publisher’s Blurb: The young pirates of Pittodrie love to sing, dance, play and make friends. In the first book of their travels, they sail to the mysterious Glenelg Island and meet the delightful Blue Furry and the ominous Purple Spike. But are these creatures really what they seem? Find out with your children in this new series of courage, friendship and adventure.
Brief Review: This is the 1st book of 4 books where it takes the reader on an fun filled adventure with 5 pirates siblings in the islands near their home. The adventures sparkle imaginative play amongst the children.
5 Key Words: Courage, Pirates, Songs, Siblings, Mission
Where to Buy or Borrow (if available): NLB Singapore
Submitted by: Jo Chia
Title: The Missing Mouse
Author: Melissa Viswani
Illustrator: Darel Seow
Publisher: Asian Civilisations Museum, Singapore
Publisher’s Blurb: Ganesha and his magical mouse are best friends. But one day, Mr Mouse goes missing! What will Ganesha do?
Quick Review: A delightful introduction to artefacts from India, Malaysia, China, and Indonesia which can be found in the Asian Civilisation Museum.
5 Key Words: Friends, History, Food, Asia, Museum
Where to Buy or Borrow (if available): Asian Civilisations Museum, Singapore