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Dulwich College (Singapore) - Be the 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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  • Children Who Changed the World: Incredible True Stories About Children's Rights!

    $28.90

    Written and Illustrated by Marcia Williams hardcover Celebrate the 30th anniversary of the Rights of the Child and the amazing children who have st...

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    $28.90
  • 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
  • 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
  • All Are Welcome

    $14.90

    Written by Alexandra Penfold  |  Illustrated by Suzanne KaufmanpaperbackFollow a group of children through a day in their school, where everyone is...

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    $14.90
  • Epic Tales of Triumph and Adventure

    $25.90

    Written by Simon Cheshire  |  Illustrated by Fatti Burkehardcover Prepare to meet 66 exceptionally brave adventurers in this celebration of monumen...

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    $25.90
  • 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
  • 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
  • Kid Activists: True Tales of Childhood from Champions of Change

    $23.90

    Written by Robin Stevenson  |  Illustrated by Allison SteinfeldhardcoverEvery activist started out as a kid — and in some cases they were kids when...

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    $23.90
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    Kid Authors: True Tales of Childhood from Famous Writers

    $23.90

    Written by David Stabler  |  Illustrated by Doogie HornerhardcoverEvery great author started out as a kid. Before the best sellers, fan clubs, and ...

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    $23.90
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  • Kid Scientists: True Tales of Childhood from Science Superstars

    $23.90

    Written by David Stabler  |  Illustrated by Anoosha SyedhardcoverEvery great scientist started out as a kid. Before their experiments, inventions, ...

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    $23.90
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    Kid Artists: True Tales of Childhood from Creative Legends

    $23.90

    Written by David Stabler  |  Illustrated by Doogie HornerhardcoverHilarious childhood biographies and full-colour illustrations reveal how Leonar...

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    $23.90
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  • 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
  • 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
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    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
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  • 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
  • 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
  • Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls

    $40.00

    Written by Elena Favilli and Francesca Cavallohardcover Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls is a children's book packed with 100 bedtime stories abo...

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    $40.00
  • 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
  • Earth Heroes: 20 Inspiring Stories of People Saving Our World

    $21.50

    Written by Lily DyuhardcoverThis inspirational collection of stories about how individual people are saving the planet is the ultimate gift for any...

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    $21.50
  • When Stars Are Scattered

    $22.40

    Written by Victoria Jamieson and Omar MohamedpaperbackOmar and his younger brother, Hassan, have spent most of their lives in Dadaab, a refugee cam...

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    $22.40
  • 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
  • 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
  • Amal Unbound

    $15.50

    Written by Aisha Saeedpaperback Amal has big dreams, until a nightmarish encounter . . .Twelve-year-old Amal’s dream of becoming a teacher one day ...

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    $15.50
  • The Truth As Told By Mason Buttle

    $14.90

    Written by Leslie Connorpaperback Mason Buttle is the biggest, sweatiest kid in his grade, and everyone knows he can barely read or write. Mason’s ...

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    $14.90