Title of Picture Book: Elizabeth Meets the Queen
Author: Gwen Lee
Illustrator: Arai Kreva
Publisher and Country (may be self-published): Epigram Books, Singapore
Publisher’s Blurb: Born in the jungles of Borneo, Elizabeth Choy travels to Singapore and becomes a teacher. As a result of helping prisoners-of-war during the Japanese Occupation, she goes through much suffering and torture. Journey with our wartime heroine as she tides through hardship towards freedom and finally meets the Queen of England.
Theme (Self, Friends, Family, Places, Celebrations, Nature, Technology, etc): history, values
5 Keywords (other than themes): war, history, perseverance, heroine, helpful
Brief Review (in under 50 words): A simply told biography.
Where to buy or borrow (if available): National Library Board, Singapore
ISBN Number (if available): 978-981-4757-00-3
Submitted by (could be your preferred name, including pen name): Moses