Product Recommendations

Product Recommendations

Discover Forensics: How to Use Science for Investigations

Author(s): The Forensic Experts Group
ISBN: 9789814779289

Discover Forensics - How to Use Science for Investigations

This fun and informative book introduces budding young investigators to the world of forensic science! Every crime scene has clues if you know where to look. Examining these clues using forensic methods can help you solve even the most mysterious crimes. In this book, kids will learn from forensic experts how to analyse all sorts of evidence, from blood and soil to handwriting and fibres. Filled with colourful illustrations, hands-on activities and true crime cases, Discover Forensics is the best guide to thinking like a forensic scientist. By applying the correct techniques and inquiry-based, children too can uncover the truth of what happened and solve mysteries.

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Between the Lines: Early Advertising in Singapore 1830s–1960s

Author(s): Text by various, Images from the National Library Collection
ISBN: 9789814794671

Between the Lines - Early Advertising in Singapore 1830s–1960s

A vivid overview of advertising copy and artwork spanning 130 years, this book provides fascinating insights into the shifting social and economic dynamics of Singapore and its impact on the advertising industry. This stunning pictorial collection presents nearly 400 advertisements from print materials such as newspapers, books, periodicals and ephemera held in the collection of the National Library, Singapore. The advertisements are complemented by insightful commentaries – on subjects ranging from hospitality and household goods to food and fashion – that provide valuable context to the ad campaigns and help us understand the minds of both advertiser and consumer in Singapore, and by extension, the socioeconomic conditions of the time.

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Romancing the Language: A Writer's Lasting Love Affair with English

Author(s): Catherine Lim
ISBN: 9789814828147

Romancing the Language - A Writer's Lasting Love Affair with English

This delightful collection of essays by Catherine Lim explores her love affair with the English language through her stories and anecdotes about her relationship with the language. In the author's own words, "This book is primarily to satirise (and also to celebrate) my special relationship with the English Language ... I actually want the reader to smile a little and think, 'That's vintage Catherine Lim, a mix of wit and bluster and showing off!'"

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PSLE Science Examiners' Secrets Revealed

Author(s): Chee Chin Young, Yip Shi Min
ISBN: 9789813168688

PSLE Science Examiners' Secrets Revealed
About the Series
  • Helps pupils construct accurate answers
  • Improves exam scores
  • Develops exam confidence
  • Aligned to the 2014 Primary Science syllabus by the Ministry of Education, Singapore, and the 2017 PSLE Science format

This series is available at all major bookstores.

Maths Examiners' Secrets Revealed

Author(s): Bernice Lau
ISBN:
9789813169531 (Primary 5)
9789813169548 (Primary 6)

Maths Examiners' Secrets Revealed
About the Series
  • Helps pupils construct accurate answers
  • Improves exam scores
  • Develops exam confidence
  • Aligned to the 2013 Primary Maths syllabus by the Ministry of Education, Singapore, and the 2018 PSLE Maths format

This series is available at all major bookstores.

乐乐计转弯 Le Le Brainwave Comics

Author(s): 苏爱云老师 Christina Soh
ISBN: 9789814823029

乐乐计转弯 Le Le Brainwave Comics

Le Le Brainwave Comics is our latest Chinese comic series which weaves the learning of mathematics seamlessly into its exciting stories. Based on the everyday lives of Le Le and his family, children can solve maths questions and engage in hands-on activities (e.g. origami) as they read the comics.

With a total of 3 main stories in the book, questions to prompt readers to solve maths questions (想一想) and solutions (灵机一动) to help them in their learning will be available for each story. Similarly, a Chinese-English vocabulary list will be included to deepen the learning of Chinese key words.

This series is available at all major bookstores.