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Red Dot Book Awards 2021-2022

The Red Dot student choice book awards is an annual event organised by the International School Libraries Network (ISLN) in Singapore. Shortlisted books are organised into four age-based categories, with eight titles in each. We look forward to this shortlist every year so please enjoy the wonderful selection! 

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  • Things That Go Away

    $28.00

    Written and Illustrated by Beatrice AlemagnahardcoverA playful ode to things that come and go in life - and the one special bond that never fadesT...

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    $28.00
  • The Tortoise and the Hare

    $25.00

    Written and Illustrated by Bruce WhatleyhardcoverI can beat you... and you... and YOU!Hare is fast. VERY FAST. And Tortoise is slow. VERY SLOW. Wh...

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    $25.00
  • The Ride!

    $25.00

    Created by Guilherme KarstenhardcoverA wonderfully humorous story, playing on repetitions that will delight all readers!A surfer gives a ride to a...

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    $25.00
  • The Rabbit Listened

    $15.00

    Written and Illustrated by Cori DoerrfeldpaperbackWith its spare, poignant text and irresistibly sweet illustrations, The Rabbit Listened is a tend...

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    $15.00
  • Sharing with Wolf

    $30.00

    Written by Melinda Szymanik  |  Illustrated by Nikki Slade RobinsonhardcoverWolf hangs a sign ‘Room for rent. Apply Within.’, on her front door. L...

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    $30.00
  • Bat vs Poss: A story about sharing and making friends

    $19.00

    Written by Alexa Moses  |  Illustrated by Anil TortoppaperbackMeek lives with her three sisters, a gaggle of birds, lizards and other creatures n...

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    $19.00
  • Crocodile's Crossing: A Search for Home

    $28.00

    Written by Yoeri SlegershardcoverCrocodile is tired, scared, and hopeful as he searches for his new home.Everything will be better where Im going...

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    $28.00
  • Green Lizards and Red Rectangles and the Blue Ball

    $15.00

    Written and Illustrated by Steve AntonypaperbackThe green lizards and the red rectangles have finally learned to live in harmony together ... but w...

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    $15.00
  • Invisible Enemies: A handbook on pandemics that have shaped our world

    from $14.00

    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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    from $14.00
  • The Sad Little Fact

    $26.00

    Written by Jonah Winter  |  Illustrated by Pete OswaldhardcoverThere once was a fact who could not lie.But no one believed him.When the Authoriti...

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    $26.00
  • The Nothing to See Here Hotel

    $15.00

    Written by Steven Butler  |  Illustrated by Steven LentonpaperbackWelcome to The Nothing to See Here Hotel! A hotel for magical creatures, where ...

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    $15.00
  • 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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    $13.80
  • Arlo & Pips: King of the Birds

    $13.00

    Written by Elise Gravelpaperback Perfect for fans of Narwhal and Jelly, Arlo & Pips: King of the Birds is the first in a new early graphic cha...

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    $13.00
  • Wishtree

    $25.00

    Written by Katherine ApplegatehardcoverTrees can't tell jokes, but they can certainly tell stories. . .Red is an oak tree who is many rings old. Re...

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    $25.00
  • The Boy Who Grew Dragons

    $13.00

    Written by Andy ShepherdpaperbackImagine if you could grow dragons... in your very own garden! When Tomas discovers a strange old tree at the bot...

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    $13.00
  • What Zola Did on Monday

    $19.00

    Written by Melina Marchettapaperback From the author of Looking for Alibrandi comes this gorgeous series to engage and entertain newly independent ...

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    $19.00
  • A Wish in the Dark

    $26.00

    Written by Christina SoontornvathardcoverA boy on the run. A girl determined to find him. A compelling fantasy that looks at issues of privilege, p...

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    $26.00
  • When Stars Are Scattered

    $21.00

    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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    $21.00
  • The Eagle Huntress: The True Story of the Girl Who Soared Beyond Expectations

    $16.00

    Written by Aisholpan Nurgaiv with Liz Welchpaperback Aisholpan Nurgaiv, the subject of the award-winning documentary, The Eagle Huntress, tells her...

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    $16.00
  • Fly On the Wall

    $20.00

    Written by Remy LaipaperbackEach book will be accompanied by a specially autographed bookplate from Remy. *while stocks last*In Fly on the Wall, a ...

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    $20.00
  • No Ballet Shoes in Syria

    $15.00

    Written by Catherine BrutonpaperbackAya is eleven years old and has just arrived in Britain with her mum and baby brother, seeking asylum from war ...

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    $15.00
  • Lizard's Tale

    $16.00

    Written by Weng Wai ChanpaperbackA thief. A spy. A mysterious codebook. And a whole lot of trouble.It’s 1940 and World War II is being fought in f...

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    $16.00
  • Wink

    $15.00

    Written by Rob HarrellpaperbackA hilarious and heart-wrenching story about surviving middle school–and an unthinkable diagnosis–while embracing lif...

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    $15.00
  • Lampie

    $16.00

    Written by Annet SchaappaperbackShortlisted for the CILIP Carnegie Medal 2020.Every evening Lampie the lighthouse keeper's daughter must light a l...

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    $16.00