1968 – 2018
We celebrate 50 years of promoting Singapore literature! The Book Council is a charity focused on Building Our Imagine-nation to develop creativity, imagination and original thought by supporting the creation of local stories through writing, reading, illustrating & storytelling.
Asian Festival of Children's Content
Early bird promotion now till 31 July! The Asian Festival of Children’s Content (AFCC) returns this Sep 6 to 8! Enjoy 15% – 20% discount now!
OPEN CALL: Launch Your Children's Book At AFCC!
For more information, head over to our AFCC page.
Singapore Book Council Academy
The Academy offers quality training in skills upgrading for the publishing and literary arts sector.
Festivals by NBDCS
Country of Focus: Singapore Do you write or illustrate stories for children? Are you looking for the hottest new trend in YA novels? Are you looking for the latest tips and techniques in early literacy? If so, the AFCC in Singapore is the place to be! You can explore the Asian market with publishing and media professionals, network with distinguished authors and illustrators, learn important information on early literacy from childhood experts, and find the latest books and content from Asia and beyond. Website
Training by ALAP
The workshop will consider the use of exposition and descriptive writing as well as how to reveal character, plot and theme in a manner that evokes feeling and keeps the reader engaged!. Website
Training by ALAP
In this two-day workshop, participants will work at an advanced level with a variety of text types, and hone their techniques for ensuring that each element of the text is the shape it should be Website