Title of Picture Book: The Adventures of Max and Ritchie
Author: Various (see blurb)
Illustrator: Li Sicong
Publisher and Country (may be self-published): Raffles Institution, Singapore
Publisher’s Blurb: Max is a self-centred boy who dislikes the outdoors. One day, his parents bring him to the forest for a walk, where he finds himself separated from them and plunged into its very depths!
In order to be reunited with them, he has to complete a quest set for him by the Fairy of the Forest.
On this exciting quest, he meets many different plants and animals and he is shown the true beauty of nature. Join him on this exciting adventure and be part of the story yourself.
Created by students from Raffles Institution’s Ecological Literacy Programme. Authors: Gerald Tan Wei Hao, Russell Tan Pin Xue, Tee Yan Yie, Katherine Lee En Ying, Kenneth Tan Yan Han, Aaron Leow Chung Yong
5 Keywords (other than themes): Nature trail, plants, animals, go green, imagination
Brief Review (in under 50 words): Based on an actual nature trail in MacRitchie forest, this offers an interesting way to talk about local plants and animals.
Where to buy or borrow (if available): NLB, Singapore
ISBN Number (if available): 978-981-07-9097-4
Submitted by (could be your preferred name, including pen name): Moses