THE FIRST 50 YEARS OF THE NBDCS

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The First 50 Years of the NBDCS

Asian Festival of Children’s Content (AFCC)

Asian Festival of Children's Content - Call for papers 2019

 

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Scholastic Picture Book Award

The 2019 Scholastic Picture Book Award is open for submissions until Thursday, 31 January 2019

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Singapore Apprenticeship in Literary Translation (SALT)

Singapore Apprenticeship in Literary Translation (SALT)

Applications for SALT are now open.

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SLP 2018 COMMEMORATIVE BOOK

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The Book Council Bulletin

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[Calendar]Upcoming Events
Alohomora! Create Your Own Fairy Tale
Training by SBC Academy
Jan 19 (Sat), 9:30am – 12:30pm

Learn to convert ordinary settings into a fairyland. Unleash your creative power and construct a fantastical world with your own pen.

From Life to Writing: Explore Creative Non-fiction, Including Travel Writing, Memoir and the Persona
Training by SBC Academy
Jan 26 (Sat), 9:30am – 12:30pm

Be introduced into the fascinating possibilities of creative non-fiction.

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A PICTURE THAT WAS WORTH A THOUSAND WORDS

A PICTURE THAT WAS WORTH A THOUSAND WORDS [Dec 31]

By Wee Li Shyen Diploma in Creative Writing for Television & New Media Singapore Polytechnic A photo of Sun Yat Sen in his family home was the inspiration for Tjio Kayloe’s first book (Photo of Tjio Kayloe by Wee Li Shyen)   An aged photo sparked one man... Details

CREATING COMMUNITIES THROUGH WRITING

CREATING COMMUNITIES THROUGH WRITING [Dec 31]

By Raine Koh Diploma in Creative Writing for TV and New Media Singapore Polytechnic Poet Theophilus Kwek grew up in a family of doctors but prefers to give back to the community via his writing. (Photo credit: Raine Koh)   Theophilus Kwek has come a long way from when he... Details

THE MAKINGS OF A SINGAPOREAN WRITER

THE MAKINGS OF A SINGAPOREAN WRITER [Dec 31]

By Hidayah Iskandar Diploma in Creative Writing for TV and New Media Singapore Polytechnic Tan Hwee Hwee’s novels have brought her accolades but fiction writing is on hold for now because she says the process make her feel so lonely. (Photo credit: Hidayah Iskandar)   Novelist, journalist, editor,... Details

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