Title of Picture Book: Timmy and Tammy – Writing a Diary with Mum
Author: Ruth Wan-Lau
Illustrator: Eliz Ong
Publisher and Country (may be self-published): Armour Publishing, Singapore
Publisher’s Blurb: Timmy and Tammy are curious about Mum’s diary. What will they learn and could they start diaries of their own?
Join Timmy and Tammy as they explore and learn. Practice reading skills and celebrate family values at the same time!
5 Keywords (other than themes): writing, biscuits, siblings, mother, reader
Brief Review (in under 50 words): The text is clear and the illustrations colourful. A simple narrative about the children learning about diary keeping from their mother. Heartwarming albeit not a very exciting story.
Where to buy or borrow (if available): NLB Singapore
ISBN Number (if available): 978-981-47-6515-2
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