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Asian Festival of Children's Content 2020

Asian Festival of Children's Content 2020

The Asian Festival of Children’s Content (AFCC) returns from 3 - 4 October 2020 in a new digital format, and celebrates the theme “Voyages”.

This edition of the AFCC aims to traverse boundaries, redefine narratives and discover new truths, as it seeks new avenues of sharing Asian stories for children and young adults.

AFCC 2020 will present a plethora of online programmes consisting of industry-focused sessions such as pitching sessions with publishers and network commissioners, panel discussions and masterclasses. Learn more about the sessions here.
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    Stand Up, Yumi Chung!

    $29.40

    Written by Jessica KimhardcoverOn the outside, Yumi Chung suffers from #shygirlproblems, a perm-gone-wrong, and kids calling her “Yu-MEAT” because ...

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  • Cast Away: Poems for Our Time

    $22.00

    Written by Naomi Shihab NyehardcoverHow much have you thrown away in your lifetime already? Do you ever think about it? Where does this plethora of...

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  • The Turtle of Oman

    $17.00

    Written by Naomi Shihab NyepaperbackThis accessible, exquisite novel shines with gentle humour and explores themes of moving, family, nature, and ...

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  • Dust of Eden

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    Written by Mariko NagaipaperbackIn 1942, 13-year-old Mina Masako Tagawa and her Japanese American family are sent from their home in Seattle to an ...

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  • Under the Broken Sky

    $28.90

    Written by Mariko NagaihardcoverA beautifully told middle-grade novel-in-verse about a Japanese orphan’s experience in occupied rural Manchuria dur...

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  • The Astronaut's Cat

    $25.70

    Written and Illustrated by Tohby RiddlehardcoverA delightful story that celebrates the wonders of the Moon, the curiosity of cats and the precious ...

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  • The Greatest Gatsby: A Visual Book of Grammar

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    Written and Illustrated by Tohby RiddlepaperbackIntroducing a new, visually engaging way of presenting grammar. Appealing to the senses and the emo...

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  • Here Comes Stinkbug!

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    Written and Illustrated by Tohby RiddlehardcoverA hilarious story about a smelly bug whose unique talent saves the day.Stinkbug can really stink. B...

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  • Milo: A Moving Story

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    Written and Illustrated by Tohby RiddlehardcoverA sweet and funny story about a city-dwelling dog, a day when everything goes wrong, a curious res...

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  • Ninja Nani & The Bumbling Burglars

    $13.50

    Written by Lavanya Karthikpaperback What would you do if you wanted to watch your favourite show, but someone mean and cranky and scary was hoggin...

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  • Ninja Nani & The Zapped Zombie Kids

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    Written by Lavanya Karthikpaperback When a new danger threatens the children of the Gadbadnagar neighbourhood, only Deepu can sense it. His grann...

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  • A Book of Hugs: Stories to Keep You Company

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    This book is for you. 45 authors and illustrators have come together to make a book to keep you company, always. In A Book of Hugs, you will find s...

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  • Invisible Enemies: A handbook on pandemics that have shaped our world

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    Written by Hwee Goh  |  Illustrated by David LiewhardcoverThe COVID-19 coronavirus seizes the world in 2020. From the likes of the plague, the Span...

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  • How to Raise a Reader

    $34.20

    Written by Pamela Paul and Maria RussohardcoverAn indispensable guide to welcoming children—from babies to teens—to a lifelong love of reading, wri...

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  • Bridges, Dragons and Books: Reflections on Asian Children's Literature

    $15.00

    Edited by Myra Garces-Bascalpaperback Bridges, Dragons and Books is an edited collection of essays and presentations, based on the highlights of an...

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  • Asia: Land of Perennial Stories

    $10.00

    Edited by Myra Garces-Bascalpaperback Asia: Land of Perennial Stories is an edited collection of essays, based on the highlights of, and key ideas ...

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  • Just a Little Mynah

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    Written by Evelyn Sue Wong  |  Illustrated by Dhanendra PoedjonopaperbackLittle Mynah wishes she was not so ordinary. But when her friend, the magn...

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  • Saturday's Surprisingly Super-Duper Lesson

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    Written by Jolene Tan  |  Illustrated by Isabella TongpaperbackIt’s a lovely Saturday morning and Aish would rather be riding her bicycle than doin...

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  • A Certain Exposure

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    Written by Jolene TanpaperbackSatirical and sympathetic, political and personal, A Certain Exposure traces the adolescences of twin brothers Andre...

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  • Ace Agent Spycat and the Flying Sidekick

    $13.80

    Written by Darren LimpaperbackFollow the FELINE agents as they jet off to Boracay to stop the villainous penguin king Blackwing from destroying the...

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  • The Hungry Ghost

    $16.00

    Written by H.S. Noruppaperback Freja arrives in Singapore during the month of the hungry ghost, when old spirits are said to roam the streets and f...

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  • Jun and the Octopus

    $18.00

    Written by Ekkers  |  Illustrated by Lim An-Linghardcover Jun and the Octopus follows the story of Jun, a boy who confronts his fears and finds the...

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  • Kelly and the Krumps

    $13.80

    Written by Ken Kwek  |  Illustrated by Lolitha ChiongpaperbackIn his second wonderfully whacky children’s novel, Ken Kwek takes a hard—and funny—...

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  • The Incredible Basket

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    Written and Illustrated by Quek Hong Shinpaperback In this sequel to The Amazing Sarong, a beautiful Chinese wedding basket is used in all sorts o...

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