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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. 

Dulwich Families, please use your special discount code at the checkout. And if you need help deciding, we can make a recommendation just for your child(ren) - use the chat button to talk to us in real-time!

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  • Every Child A Song

    $14.90

    Written by Nicola Davies  |  Illustrated by Marc MartinpaperbackWhen you were born, a song began...So begins this lyrical and unique non-fiction ...

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    $14.90
  • 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
  • Luna Loves Library Day

    $15.90

    Written by Joseph Coelho  |  Illustrated by Fiona LumberspaperbackEvery week Luna looks forward to one special day: the day when she discovers mag...

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    $15.90
  • Jerome By Heart

    $25.00

    Written by Thomas Scotto  |  Illustrated by Oliver TallecTranslated from French by Claudia Zoe Bedrick and Karin Snelsonhardcover This story follow...

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    $25.00
  • Rodney

    $22.90

    Written and Illustrated by Kelly CanbyhardcoverRodney spends most of his days looking up. Imagining, for hours, what a life high among the treetops...

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    $22.90
  • Paw Prints on the Magic Sofa

    $12.00

    Written by Sarah Mounsey  |  Illustrated by Jade Fangpaperback Bump, bump, bumpity, bump! Eddie’s sofa is so much fun that different animal friend...

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    $12.00
  • Once Upon a Wild Wood

    $15.90

    Written and Illustrated by Chris Riddellpaperback Little Green Raincape is on her way to Rapunzel's party, deep in the wild woods. The way is long...

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    $15.90
  • On a Small Island

    $25.90

    Written and Illustrated by Kyle Hughes-Odgershardcover On a small island, in a gigantic sea, lives Ari. Ari longs for the large ships to stop at hi...

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    $25.90
  • Jabari Jumps

    $17.90

    Written and Illustrated by Gaia CornwallpaperbackJabari is definitely ready to jump off the diving board. He’s finished his swimming lessons and pa...

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    $17.90
  • 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
  • Dreams are Calling

    $13.90

    Written and Illustrated by Pham Quang Phuc and Trang HoangpaperbackAs night falls, a mother encourages a trepidatious child to face the darknes...

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    $13.90
  • Love the World

    $14.90

    Written and Illustrated by Todd Parrboard bookA celebration of love, respect, peace, and unity by bestselling author and illustrator Todd Parr.Love...

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    $14.90
  • The Last Tree

    $14.90

    Written and Illustrated by Emily Haworth-BoothpaperbackOnce upon a time a group of friends were seeking a place to call home. The desert was too ...

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    $14.90
  • Bear Has a Story to Tell

    $13.90

    Written by Philip C. Stead  |  Illustrated by Erin E. Steadboard bookIt was almost winter and Bear was getting sleepy.But first, Bear had a story t...

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    $13.90
  • Kindness Makes Us Strong

    $16.60

    Written by Sophie Beerboard bookKindness is a friendly hello. A roaring cheer. A quick boost. Kindness is what makes us strong! This joyful board b...

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    $16.60
  • Are We There Yet?

    $15.90

    Written and Illustrated by Dan SantatpaperbackWe get it. Car rides can be boring. And when things get boring, time slows down. So much so that it m...

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    $15.90
  • 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
  • Tad

    $14.90

    Written and Illustrated by Benji DaviespaperbackMeet Tad.She’s the smallest tadpole in a big pond, and lives there with all her tadbrothers and tad...

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    $14.90
  • A Year of Nature Poems

    $13.80

    Written by Joseph Coelho  |  Illustrated by Kelly Louise JuddpaperbackSee how animals behave through the seasons, and the cycle of trees and plan...

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    $13.80
  • One World

    $15.90

    Written and Illustrated by Michael Foremanpaperback A brother and sister spend their day playing on the beach by a rock pool. They create their own...

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    $15.90
  • Lifesize

    $18.90

    Written and Illustrated by Sophy Hennpaperback Step into the book and see how you measure up against some of the world's most amazing animals. High...

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    $18.90
  • Lifesize Dinosaurs

    $17.90

    Written and Illustrated by Sophy Hennpaperback Let's go on a lifesize prehistoric adventure!Step into the book to see how you measure up against s...

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    $17.90
  • Once Upon a Raindrop: The Story of Water

    $17.00

    Written by James Carter  |  Illustrated by NomocopaperbackDo you know why the Moon's so dry and yet our world is wet? Immerse yourself in the won...

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    $17.00
  • Red Alert!: 15 Endangered Animals Fighting to Survive

    $19.30

    Written by Catherine Barr & Anne Wilsonpaperback Pick a place. Choose a creature. Discover its story and the danger it faces. Then find out how...

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    $19.30
  • 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
  • Wolfie And Fly

    $15.50

    Written by Cary Fagan  |  Illustrated by Zoe SipaperbackA classic story of imagination, friendship, adventure and speeding through the ocean in a c...

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    $15.50
  • Charlie & Mouse

    $12.30

    Written by Laurel Snyder  |  Illustrated by Emily Hughespaperback Four hilarious stories, two inventive brothers, one irresistible book! Join Charl...

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    $12.30
  • Charlie & Mouse & Grumpy

    $12.30

    Written by Laurel Snyder  |  Illustrated by Emily HughespaperbackIn this heartwarming sequel to Laurel Snyder's beginning chapter book Charlie &...

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    $12.30
  • The Besties: Show and Smell

    $11.90

    Written by Felice Arena and Tom JellettpaperbackA funny, sweet series about kids being kids, where imagination and play rule!Oliver and Ruby have b...

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    $11.90
  • The Adventures of Pug: Captain Pug, The Dog who Sailed the Seas

    $14.00

    Written by Laura James  |  Illustrated by Églantine Ceulemanspaperback Pug is going on a seafaring adventure. He's had jam tarts for breakfast. He'...

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    $14.00
  • Beatrice Zinker, Upside Down Thinker

    $11.00

    Written by Shelley Johannespaperback Beatrice is looking forward to a year of pirate adventures, zombie battles and upside-down mysteries with he...

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    $11.00
  • The Climbers

    $17.00

    Written by Ali Standish  |  Illustrated by Alette StraathofhardcoverLonely Alma longs to explore the lush forest beyond her narrow town, but her un...

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    $17.00
  • Midge and Mo

    $17.00

    Written by Lara Williamson  |  Illustrated by Becky CameronhardcoverMidge doesn’t want to go to a new school. He wants everything to go back to the...

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    $17.00
  • Squishy Taylor and the Vase that Wasn't

    $12.00

    Written by Ailsa Wild  |  Illustrated by Ben WoodpaperbackA hilarious junior fiction book series from Ailsa Wild about solving mysteries, blendi...

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    $12.00
  • Lulu Is Getting a Sister

    $13.90

    Written by Judith Viorst  |  Illustrated by Lane SmithpaperbackLulu has received the worst. News. EVER. She’s getting… a baby sister. No one ever a...

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    $13.90
  • Cosmic Commandos

    $17.00

    Written and Illustrated by Christopher Eliopoulospaperback Jeremy and Justin are twins, but they couldn’t be any more different from each other. J...

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    $17.00
  • The Treehouse Joke Book

    $13.90

    Written by Andy Griffiths and Terry Dentonpaperback Find the perfect silly joke in this collection from Andy Griffiths and Terry Denton, the creat...

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    $13.90
  • The Big Fat Cow That Goes Kapow

    $14.00

    Written by Andy Griffiths  |  Illustrated by Terry Dentonpaperback Look inside!This book has a mouse with a house,and a mole in a hole,and a squir...

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    $14.00
  • 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
  • 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
  • CatStronauts: Race to Mars

    $14.90

    Written and Illustrated by Drew BrockingtonpaperbackThe second book in the graphic novel chapter book series about the CatStronauts, an elite group...

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    $14.90
  • Knights and Bikes

    $15.00

    Written by Gabrielle Kent  paperbackWelcome to the sleepy island of Penfurzy, where nothing exciting ever really happens. Or does it? Adventure awa...

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    $15.00
  • The Story Pirates Present: Stuck in the Stone Age

    $13.80

    Written with Geoff Rodkey  |  Illustrated by Hatem AlypaperbackTom Edison (no, not that Tom Edison) is a hopeful janitor who dreams of becoming a s...

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    $13.80
  • Werewolf Club Rules! And Other Poems

    $12.70

    Written by Joseph Coelho  |  Illustrated by John O'LearypaperbackDo not talk about Werewolf Club!You can howl about itBut never talk.Do not walk to...

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    $12.70
  • Into the Jungle

    $22.50

    Written by Katherine Rundell  |  Illustrated by Kristjana S WilliamspaperbackRudyard Kipling's The Jungle Book, first published by Macmillan in 189...

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    $22.50
  • Kensy and Max 4: Out of Sight

    $15.00

    Written by Jacqueline Harveypaperback When does a secret become a lie? And how do you tell right from wrong when deception is all around you?Kensy...

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    $15.00
  • Alice Miranda in Scotland

    $14.50

    Written by Jacqueline Harveypaperback Reunions and rivalries in the land of the brave!Alice-Miranda and her friends have been invited to attend th...

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    $14.50
  • Sophie Takes to the Sky

    $15.90

    Written by Katherine Woodfine  |  Illustrated by Briony May SmithpaperbackScaredy-Cat Sophie is afraid of everything! So when a balloonist comes ...

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    $15.90