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Dulwich College (Singapore) - Read for Change

School is almost out, your reading nook is beckoning and it's time to fill your days with stories! In this list, you'll find recommendations just for you - from non-fiction to poetry to graphic novels, from stories of children who have changed the world to stories that will inspire you to change the world. 

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  • Babysitters Little Sister #1: Karen's Witch

    $18.90

    Based on the novel by Ann M. Martin  |  Art by Katy Farinapaperback Karen Brewer lives next door to Mrs. Porter, who wears long black robes and h...

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    $18.90
  • Stories for Kids Who Dare to be Different

    $40.00

    Written by Ben BrookshardcoverBoys will be boys and girls will be girls - or so the meaningless saying goes. Because what if you're a girl and yo...

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    $40.00
  • Hidden Planet: An Illustrator's Love Letter to Planet Earth

    $21.40

    Written and Illustrated by Ben RotheryhardcoverThis is the book natural-history illustrator Ben Rothery has wanted to read since he was a child.Fac...

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    $21.40
  • Incredible Jobs You've (Probably) Never Heard Of

    $31.90

    Written and Illustrated Natalie LabarrehardcoverDiscover all kinds of weird and wonderful jobs you never knew existed in this incredible large-form...

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    $31.90
  • I'm a Girl. See what I can be!

    $18.60

    Written by Eunice Olsenpaperback I’m a Girl. See what I can be! features stories of courage and inspiration from 10 Asian women in the form of a rh...

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    $18.60
  • Why Do We Wear Clothes?

    $27.80

    Written and Illustrated by Helen HancockshardcoverDo you know why a chef's hat has 100 pleats? Or how many ways there are to tie a tie?Packed ful...

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    $27.80
  • Children Who Changed the World: Incredible True Stories About Children's Rights!

    $28.90

    Written and Illustrated by Marcia Williamshardcover Celebrate the 30th anniversary of the Rights of the Child and the amazing children who have sto...

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    $28.90
  • We Won an Island

    $14.90

    Written by Charlotte Lopaperback When Luna’s family win an island, Luna thinks it will solve everything AND she can finally get a donkey! But thi...

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    $14.90
  • Here in the Real World

    $15.90

    Written by Sara Pennypacker |  Illustrated by Jon KlassenpaperbackWare can’t wait to spend summer “off in his own world”—dreaming of knights in th...

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    $15.90
  • When Stars Are Scattered

    $22.40

    Written by Victoria Jamieson and Omar MohamedpaperbackHeartbreak and hope exist together in this remarkable graphic novel about growing up in a ref...

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    $22.40
  • Pie in the Sky

    $17.90

    Written and Illustrated by Remy Laipaperback When Jingwen moves to Australia, he feels like he’s landed on Mars. Making friends is impossible, sinc...

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    $17.90
  • Guts

    $22.50

    Written by Raina Telgemeierpaperback Raina wakes up one night with a terrible upset stomach. Her mom has one, too, so it's probably just a bug. Ra...

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    $22.50
  • The Makers Club #1: Game On!

    $15.00

    Written by Reimena Yee |  Illustrated by Tintin Pantojapaperback *Special Pre-order Offer* - super-duper special price of $15 (regular price $18)-...

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    $15.00
  • Dim Sum Warriors Vol 1: Enter the Dumpling

    $10.00

    Written and Illustrated by Woo Yen Yen and Colin Gohpaperback This exciting volume is available for pre-order and your order will be fulfilled onc...

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    $10.00
  • Dim Sum Warriors Vol 2: Feast of Fury

    $10.00

    Written and Illustrated by Woo Yen Yen and Colin Gohpaperback The slippery Colonel Quickynoodle has convinced Emperor Redbean Bao to enroll his pa...

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    $10.00
  • Max and the Midknights

    $16.00

    Written and Illustrated by Lincoln PeircepaperbackMax wants to be a knight! Too bad that dream is about as likely as finding a friendly dragon. But...

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    $16.00
  • Insignificant Events in the Life of a Cactus

    $15.00

    Written by Dusti Bowlingpaperback “Whoa! What happened to your arms?”Aven Green gets that question a lot. She loves to tell people that she lost he...

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    $15.00
  • Nevermoor: The Trials of Morrigan Crow

    $12.00

    Written by Jessica Townsendpaperback Morrigan Crow is cursed. Born on an unlucky day, she is blamed for all local misfortunes, from hailstorms to h...

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    $12.00
  • Tale of Magic

    $21.30

    Written by Chris ColferpaperbackWelcome to the Academy of Magic, where things are not at all what they seem.14-year-old Brystal Evergreen has alway...

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    $21.30
  • The Line Tender

    $15.50

    Written by Kate AllenpaperbackFunny, poignant, and deeply moving, The Line Tender is a story of nature’s enduring mystery and a girl determined to ...

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    $15.50
  • The Lie Tree

    $17.90

    Written by Frances HardingepaperbackFaith's father has been found dead under mysterious circumstances, and as she is searching through his belongi...

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    $17.90
  • The Unbeatable Squirrel Girl: Squirrel Meets World

    $15.00

    Written by Shannon Hale and Dean Halepaperback Fourteen-year-old Doreen Green moved from sunny California to the suburbs of New Jersey. She must st...

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    $15.00
  • Captain Rosalie

    $15.90

    Written by Timothée de Fombelle  |  Illustrated by Isabelle Arsenaultpaperback  While her father is at war, 5-year-old Rosalie is a captain on her ...

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    $15.90
  • When You Trap a Tiger

    $15.50

    Written by Tae KellerpaperbackWould you make a deal with a magical tiger? This uplifting story brings brings Korean folklore to life as a girl goes...

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    $15.50