Book Events

International Book Giving Day 2014 – Leaving Books Around Singapore #giveabook

Myra here. Last Friday, I celebrated International Book Giving Day (IBGD) by leaving a few of my precious books around several places here in Singapore. We are always excited to join the international IBGD community as we see it as the perfect time to share some book love. I simply placed a post-it note at […]

[Valentine Week 2014] Amy Lowell, Chinua Achebe, and Plans for IBGD #giveabook

Myra here. It’s International Book Giving Day today! To celebrate IBGD, I am planning on leaving these books around Singapore today. Poetry and Book Love Since we are also celebrating romance through poetry this week, here are two more beautiful poems that I found from this book. I thought that they are companion poems as […]

[Monday Reading] Valentine Week 2014

Myra here. It’s Monday, What are You Reading is a meme hosted by Jen from Teach Mentor Texts and Kellee and Ricki from Unleashing Readers (brainchild of Sheila at BookJourney). Since two of our friends, Linda from Teacher Dance and Tara from A Teaching Life have been joining this meme for quite awhile now, we thought of joining this warm and inviting community. Last Week’s […]

Book Events: International Book Giving Day (IBGD) 2014 and Multicultural Children’s Book Day

Book Events: International Book Giving Day (IBGD) 2014 and Multicultural Children’s Book Day

Myra here. International Book Giving Day 2014 We are very excited to once again, be a part of International Book Giving Day this year. The poster has just been released. Isn’t this lovely? This is the official badge that you can put in your own websites/blogs. Hopefully, we get to update our site and include […]

Authors for the Philippines – Online Auction in aid of Typhoon Survivors

There is an ongoing campaign organized by the kidlit community, particularly a group of authors from the UK, to provide support to typhoon survivors from the Philippines.  Here is an extract from Candy Gourlay’s message to the public: We are not on the ground to share the suffering, we are not there to help pack […]