Some related craft activities are thrown in as well just for the fun of it! This book is for children between 7 and 12 years old.
Author: Melanie Lee
Publisher: Marshall Cavendish International Asia Pte Ltd
With Out & About in Singapore, young readers get to go on a fun and colourful tour around this bustling Southeast Asian city through the evocative hand-drawn illustrations of Singaporean artist William Sim. The book starts out with Singapore’s origin story, followed by captivating “tours” around the Civic District, Chinatown, Kampong Glam and Little India. Popular spots such as Marina Bay Sands, Singapore Botanic Gardens, Sentosa and Gardens by the Bay are explored as well. Lesser-known kid-friendly destinations such as Haw Par Villa and Lee Kong Chian Natural History Museum are also highlighted. In the midst of exploring all these fascinating attractions, readers will also gain insights into the culture and history of Singapore for a deeper understanding of this country. Some related craft activities are thrown in as well just for the fun of it! This book is for children between 7 and 12 years old.
One of my classmates was a girl with the impossibly spelt name of Kwo Yeaen,
who had a passion, for some reason, for Singapore politics. She had been
eagerly following the fortunes of the PAP, then a rising opposition party, through
Author: Catherine Lim
Publisher: Marshall Cavendish International Asia Pte Ltd
Category: Biography & Autobiography
30 stories about ordinary Singaporeans at their best and worst, their joys and griefs and angers, their dreams fulfilled or lost. They are tales about the awesome human condition and the even more awesome human spirit, interweaved with the author’s vignettes of her nearly 50 years in Singapore, such as how she came from Malaysia to live in Singapore and her run-in with then prime minister Goh Chok Tong. Stories include: The Quitter Who Stayed A Sock on the Jaw, a Blow on the Solar Plexus The Taximan Cometh A Writer’s Roller Coaster Ride The BKBC (bo kia bo chap) Interview Little Red Dot A Good Man in Singapore Elvis Presley Gave Me a Winning 4D Number Thanks , but No Thanks, Censorship! The Sixth C About the Author Catherine Lim is Singapore’s celebrated fiction author and prominent political commentator. She has written almost 20 books across various genres – short stories, novels, reflective prose, poems, political and satirical pieces. Known for writing about Singapore society, she has crossed swords several times with the establishment over her political commentaries. In this latest book, she rolls out the birthday champagne for Singapore and celebrates her adopted country’s 50th birthday
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Lee ' s tendency not to see the beam in his own eye perhaps suggested that he
sincerely believed the propaganda he put out about himself , his party and Singapore . The self - righteous never see themselves as others see them . For
all his ...
He becomes terribly cocky when he ' s out in the woods ; he ' s ready to tackle a
tiger and chase him up a tree . ” " Yes , those little fellows can be tough hombres
when they get real sore , " agreed the aviator . " I once had a mutt about this big ...
For instance , Singapore's non - oil domestic exports ( NODE ) fell another 6 per
cent in May after a 1.6 - per - cent decline the month before . This indicates that
electronics exports , which make up 70 per cent of NODE , had also slowed down
We therefore conclude that great caution should be exercised in arriving at a
definite picture of the daily activities of the farmer . The so - called " average day "
is an extremely difficult notion to the farmer . Farm No . 114 : The farmer gets up ...
They will which company has the best have to work out not only how much
business plans because these are their businesses will be worth but the
organisations willing to back also what price they need to bid to their proposals
with so many ...
The men took these courses seriously and their interest in the subjects they had
taken up often continued once the war was over . Lectures were organised as
they had been in Singapore , where anyone was welcome to speak ; no matter
assumptions were probably not so unrealistic as stituted the second phase of the
exercise from they were made out to be . There is no reason to April to early June
. It has been said that this suppose that the Mirages , Sabres and Hunters of ...
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Chinatown's unique phoenix , rise out of ... Who towns , surely Singapore with of
the Singapore Tourism staff member of the old one could still see a cockerel er ...
Singapore amount to 20 dead and 450 injured . 1,500 One often hears of
Malaysia being held up as a shining arrests have been made . The reasons
behind the sudden example of a multi - racial society where Malays , Chinese ,
flare - up of ...
Malaysian ministers , including Mahathir , complained that Singapore
newspapers were playing up their misfortunes , beginning with the rocky opening
of the new Kuala Lumpur International Airport . And Malaysian authorities warned
WAYNE W. PARRISH Lights Out . One thing about Japs . When the Japanese
overfailure of the Reds to push us out of Singapore itself , you can always
depend ran Singapore early in the last war Korea has set back a lot of Commie
on power ...
Issues for include Annual air transport progress issue.
GR : Because Singapore has a reputation for being so modern and clean , do
you think people in other countries are happy to see its flaws ? RT : When I was
in France , people came up to me and thanked me because I presented a more ...
Author: Anthony Hill (writer on Malaya.)Publish On: 1948
You did a bit , too , chivying up those confounded Malays and Chinese . "
Goodbye ... How many people got out of Singapore ? ... All the women got out
except about a hundred and twenty , mainly nursing sisters attached to military