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Canadian International School - Summer Reading

Beat the summer slide and spend your time in stories that will take you on all sorts of adventures!

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  • The Little Singapore Book

    $25.00

    Written by Joyceline See Tully and Sim Ee Waun Illustrated by Diane Ng Rosehardcover The Little Singapore Book is the story of Singapore, written f...

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    $25.00
  • Out and About in Singapore

    $25.00

    Written by Melanie Lee  |  Illustrated by William SimpaperbackWith Out and About in Singapore, young readers get to go on a fun and colourful tour ...

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    $25.00
  • Hello Goodbye Little Island

    $13.90

    Written by Leila Boukarim  |  Illustrated by Barbara Moxhamhardcover Maja had just moved to the little island and she missed home terribly. When s...

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    $13.90
  • I Am Bat

    $15.90

    Written and Illustrated by Morag HoodpaperbackThis eye-poppingly colourful, hilarious book is an instant winner with children and adults alike. Sta...

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    $15.90
  • Ravi's Roar

    $13.00

    Written and Illustrated by Tom Percivalpaperback Most of the time Ravi can control his temper but, one day, he lets out the tiger within. Being a t...

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    $13.00
  • Counting Sheep

    $13.90

    Written by Pippa Chorley  |  Illustrated by Danny DeeptownpaperbackIt all begins one cold, dark and stormy night when Sam can’t sleep and her mum s...

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    $13.90
  • Everyday Ninja

    $14.90

    Written by Leila Boukarim  |  Illustrated by Barbara Moxhampaperback When Kareem and Raffi see an awesome ninja at the park, they go back again ...

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    $14.90
  • They All Saw a Cat

    $21.00

    Written and Illustrated by Brendan Wenzelhardcover A 2017 Caldecott Honor BookA New York Times bestsellerThe cat walked through the world, with its...

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    $21.00
  • What Colours Are You Feeling?

    $20.00

    Written by Angela SC Ng  |  Illustrated by Lim Mei ZipaperbackSome days we are happy and some days sad. As long as you can express it, it will all ...

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    $20.00
  • The Fairytale Hairdresser and the Princess and the Frog

    $15.00

    Written by Abie Longstaff  |  Illustrated by Lauren Beardpaperback It's Prince Freddie's coronation and Kittie is styling all her fairytale friend...

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    $15.00
  • The Great Paper Caper

    $14.90

    Written and Illustrated by Oliver JefferspaperbackThere was once a forest where everyone was constantly going about their business. All was well...

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    $14.90
  • Fergal is Fuming!

    $15.00

    Written and Illustrated by Robert Starlingpaperback Shortlisted for the 2018 Waterstones Children's Book Prize.A dragon with a short temper is not ...

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    $15.00
  • Little Mole is a Whirlwind

    $14.90

    Written and Illustrated by Anna LlenaspaperbackLittle Mole can't stand still. He messes about. He gets distracted. He loses things. He breaks thing...

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    $14.90
  • Little Dim Sum Warriors: Bao Man! 包子超人!

    $12.50

    Written and Illustrated by Woo Yen Yen and Colin GohhardcoverThe acclaimed DIM SUM WARRIORS are back — in bite-size portions for little ones!LITTL...

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    $12.50
  • Gigantosaurus

    $17.50

    Written and Illustrated by Jonny DuddlepaperbackHis feet go STOMP! His jaws go CRUNCH! In the blink of an eye you’ll be his LUNCH!Four young dino...

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    $17.50
  • My Book With No Pictures (activity book)

    $15.00

    Written by B.J. NovakpaperbackWords are amazing. They can be happy or sad, serious or goofy. And some of the best words of all are the ones that m...

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    $15.00
  • I Need a Hug

    $14.50

    Written and Illustrated by Aaron Blabeypaperback'I need a hug.Will you cuddle me, Lou?''What? With those spikes?Get away from me! Shoo!'All this l...

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    $14.50
  • Narwhal and Jelly 1: Unicorn of the Sea!

    $12.90

    Written and Illustrated by Ben Clantonpaperback Narwhal is a happy-go-lucky narwhal. Jelly is a no-nonsense jellyfish. The two might not have a lot...

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    $12.90
  • Narwhal and Jelly 2: Super Narwhal and Jelly Jolt

    $12.90

    Written and Illustrated by Ben ClantonpaperbackNarwhal and Jelly are back in action for a SUPER adventure! Join Super Narwhal and sidekick Jelly J...

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    $12.90
  • Narwhal and Jelly 3: Peanut Butter and Jelly

    $12.90

    Written and Illustrated by Ben ClantonpaperbackNarwhal and Jelly are back and Narwhal has a new obsession - peanut butter! He’s so obsessed he eve...

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    $12.90
  • Narwhal and Jelly 4: Narwhal's Otter Friend

    $12.90

    Written and Illustrated by Ben ClantonpaperbackNarwhal and Jelly . . . and Otty?! Exuberant Narwhal and skeptical Jelly test the waters of adding ...

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    $12.90
  • Rabbit & Bear: Rabbit's Bad Habits

    $12.50

    Written by Julian Gough  |  Illustrated by Jim FieldpaperbackBear wakes up early from hibernation. If she can't sleep, then at least she can make ...

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    $12.50
  • Kids Who Are Changing the World

    $8.50

    Written by Sheila Sweeny Higginson  |  Illustrated by Alyssa PetersenpaperbackHave you ever wondered what you could do to change the world? Find ou...

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    $8.50
  • Lesser Spotted Animals

    $33.50

    Written and Illustrated by Martin Brown hardcoverBison are banned and tigers are taboo! Say goodbye to the gnu, cheerio to the cheetah and poo poo ...

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    $33.50
  • Lesser Spotted Animals 2

    $28.90

    Written and Illustrated by Martin BrownhardcoverBored with the usual suspects? Got a thirst for more nifty nature knowledge and a love of the unkno...

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    $28.90
  • The Pug Who Wanted to Be a Bunny

    $12.90

    Written by Bella Swiftpaperback Peggy the pug's family have adopted an adorable little bunny, just in time for Easter. Peggy used to be top dog, b...

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    $12.90
  • Noah and Blue's Zooniverse: The Outstanding Octokey

    $10.00

    Written by Nova Weetman  |  Illustrated by Chris Kennettpaperback With the help of a magical book, Noah Wriggle and his best friend Blue like to d...

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    $10.00
  • Noah and Blue's Zooniverse: Tumbling Tigerdillo

    $10.00

    Written by Nova Weetman  |  Illustrated by Chris Kennettpaperback With the help of a magical book, Noah Wriggle and his best friend Blue like to d...

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    $10.00
  • Wigglesbottom Primary: Break-Time Bunnies

    $14.90

    Written by Pamela Butchart  |  Illustrated by Becka Moor paperback Three stories of primary school mayhem from the Red House Children’s Book Award...

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    $14.90
  • Hotel Flamingo

    $15.90

    Written and Illustrated by Alex MilwaypaperbackWhen young Anna inherits a dilapidated once-grand hotel from her Great Aunt Mathilde, she's determin...

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    $15.90
  • Ottoline and the Purple Fox

    $15.50

    Written and Illustrated by Chris RiddellpaperbackOttoline is back in Ottoline and the Purple Fox, a beautifully illustrated adventure from former ...

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    $15.50
  • Ottoline and Yellow Cat

    $15.50

    Written and Illustrated by Chris RiddellpaperbackIntroducing Miss Ottoline Brown, an exceptionally inquisitive Mistress of Disguise, and her partn...

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    $15.50
  • Ottoline at Sea

    $15.50

    Written and Illustrated by Chris RiddellpaperbackOttoline and Mr. Munroe do everything and go everywhere together. That is, until the day Mr. Munr...

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    $15.50
  • Ottoline Goes to School

    $15.50

    Written and Illustrated by Chris RiddellpaperbackMeet Ottoline and her hairy, helpful friend Mr. Munroe. Ottoline is off to the Alice B. Smith Sch...

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    $15.50
  • The House on Palmer Road

    $12.00

    Written by Si-Hoe S. S. and Sim Ee Waun |  Illustrated by Lim An-Lingpaperback It is 1930s Singapore and war is raging in China and Europe. But fo...

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    $12.00
  • The House on Silat Road

    $14.00

    Written by Si-Hoe S. S. and Sim Ee Waun |  Illustrated by Lim An-Lingpaperback Playful Sing and her lovable family of thirteen return in this sequ...

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    $14.00