Don’t let COVID-19 put a damper on your love 💗 for our libraries 📚. Stay connected with us through our online storytelling sessions in the four official languages. For the latest videos, tune in to Public Libraries Singapore’s Facebook page! Don’t forget to set your alarm so you don’t miss any of the wonderful sessions!

Storytime (in English): Public Libraries Singapore
听故事·识世界: Chinese Library Services (中文图书馆服务)
Masa Bercerita: Malay Library Services (Perkhidmatan Perpustakaan Bahasa Melayu)
கதை நேரம்: Tamil Library Services (தமிழ் நூலகச் சேவைகள்)

Storytelling Videos (25/5 – 30/5)

English |Chinese | Malay | Tamil

English

29 May 2020
NLB Librarian: Nathaniel Chew
Special thanks to Scholastic for permission to read “Gregory, the Terrible Eater”
by Mitchell Sharmat (Author), Jose Aruego and Ariane Dewey (Illustrators).

Call No.: JP SHA

28 May 2020
NLB Librarian: Shirley Tay
Special thanks to Scholastic for permission to read “Penguinaut!”
by Marcie Colleen (Author) and Emma Yarlett (Illustrator).

Call No.: JP COL

27 May 2020
NLB Librarian: Sadidah Said
Special thanks to Scholastic for permission to read “Messy Molly”
by Jo Williamson (Author).

Call No.: JP WIL

26 May 2020
NLB Librarian: Tabitha Shepherdson
Special thanks to Scholastic for permission to read “Princess Truly in I Am Truly”
by Kelly Greenawalt (Author) & Amariah Rauscher (Illustrator).

Call No.: JP GRE

25 May 2020
Read by: Senior Minister of State, Sim Ann
Special thanks to Emily Lim-Leh & Mustard Seed Books for permission to read
“The Tale of Rusty Horse” by Emily Lim (Author) & Neal Sharp (Illustrator).

Call No.: J SING LIM

(For more videos in English, click here)

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Chinese

29 May 2020
Join us for a storytelling session of《魔法球的秘密》with 郑小宁老师, volunteer storyteller with NLB.
Special thanks to NTU-SCCL Press(南大-新加坡华文教研中心出版社)and 推广华文学习委员会 (Committee to Promote Chinese Language Learning) for permission to read《魔法球的秘密》by 于辰惜 (Author) and 颜如意 (Illustrator).
Call No.: J SING YCX-[HAN]

25 May 2020
Join us for a storytelling session of《星星带我飞》with 常晓文老师, volunteer storyteller with NLB.
Special thanks to NTU-SCCL Press (南大-新加坡华文教研中心出版社) and 推广华文学习委员会 (Committee to Promote Chinese Language Learning) for permission to read《星星带我飞》by 尹一苇 (Author) and 冯诗惠 (Illustrator).
Call No.: J SING YYW-[HAN]

(For more videos in Chinese, click here)

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Malay

30 May 2020
NLB Librarian: Nur Fitri
Special thanks to Pustaka Nasional for permission to read “Rambut Panjang Alisya”
by Dewi Rieka (Author) and Fatimah Zahra (Illustrator).
This Malay language edition has been translated by Nur-El-Hudaa Jaffar.

Call No.: JP DEW

26 May 2020
NLB Librarian: Shahril Shaik Abdullah
Special thanks to Pustaka Nasional for permission to read “Krak! Krak! Krak!”
by Benny Rhamdani (Author) and Wastana Haikal (Illustrator).
This Malay language edition has been translated by Nur-El-Hudaa Jaffar.

Call No.: JP KHA

(For more videos in Malay, click here)

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Tamil

27 May 2020
NLB Librarian: Nirmala
Special thanks to Crimson Earth Pte Ltd for permission to read
டிபியும் டக்கியும் (Tibiyum Duckiyum) by Emily Lim (Author) and Prema Govin (Translator).

Call No.: JP LIM

(For more videos in Tamil, click here)

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