Reading Deck

Best Libraries for Kids in Singapore

From a library with a treehouse to a nautical-themed one, we round up the best libraries for kids in Singapore. Victor Hugo once said, “To learn...
Books

NLB’s Suggested Reads for the 2013 School Holidays (Primary 2)

Planning a visit the library during the 2013 December School Holidays? If you are wondering what books to borrow at the public libraries, we...
Bukit Panjang Public Library

Revamped Bukit Panjang Public Library: A Literal Maze of Bookish Discovery

Cool sci-fi chic greets you at the Adults' and Teens’ Zone of the revamped Bukit Panjang Public Library at one end of the top floor...
Gingerbread man

I Theatre’s The Gingerbread Man Returns

I Theatre's 2009 and 2011 sold-out production, The Gingerbread Man, returns to the stage from 20 May to 7 June 2015 at Jubilee Hall, Raffles...
Louis Mazel

Larger Collection of eDevices for Loan at Public Libraries

With the donation of the 400 Sony eReaders by the Embassy of the United States in Singapore, the National Library Board (NLB) now has...
The Saga Tree – A Heartwarming Tale of Nature And Intergenerational Love

The Saga Tree – A Heartwarming Tale of Nature And Intergenerational Love

Lately I’ve been thinking about grandparent – grandchildren relationships. I’m grateful for the ones my children enjoy with all four of their grandparents and...
Puppets

Early Literacy Library: Raising Readers for Life

With plush toys lining the walls, costumes for kids to dress up in and puzzles mounted on the wall, you can tell straightaway that...
Rainbow Fish

The Rainbow Fish Review: Underwater Magic

There are a few ingredients that go into a hit children’s production. Colourful characters, for one. A fun and timeless storyline, for another, plus...
Ginger

I Theatre’s The Gingerbread Man: Behind the Puppet

The Gingerbread Man is an annoying spoilt brat who should be taught some manners. Even the actor who plays the well-known prancing pastry thinks...
Books

NLB’s Suggested Reads for the 2013 School Holidays (Primary 1)

Planning a visit the library during the 2013 December School Holidays? If you are wondering what books to borrow at the public libraries, we...
Best Online Resources for Parents

Best Online Resources for the Next-Gen Playlearning Child

We have come up with this really cool list of online resources as part of your parenting arsenal including ideas for preschool education and more!
The Little Prince

Meet The Little Prince

Written by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry in 1943, The Little Prince is one of the most widely-translated books in the world. On the surface, it...
Books

Editor’s Blog: Love for Reading and Nature

How are the holidays going so far for you and your family? We trust that you're having a great time and treasuring the moments...
Book Review: Fish In A Tree By Lynda Mullaly Hunt

Book Review: Fish In A Tree By Lynda Mullaly Hunt

Fish in a Tree by Lynda Mullaly Hunt is a novel speaks to every child who has ever felt out of place in school....
AAG

Behind The Scenes: Adapting the Page to the Stage – I Theatre’s The Ant...

Aesop’s tale of The Ant and the Grasshopper is a well-known one. During summer, Ant works industriously to store up food for the coming...

Asian Festival of Children’s Content 2016

Celebrate the love for reading, books and children’s content at the Asian Festival of Children’s Content (AFCC) 2016. The five-day festival takes place at the...