MTL Book Bazaar

MTL Book Bazaar

Opening Launch Event

13 Sep 2021, 12:00pm – 1:00pm

Catch the opening of the #BuySingLit Mother Tongue Book Bazaar, where we introduce the upcoming events and present a joint book launch by three publishers!

Book Sharing: Story Chopsticks 故事筷子 / Laimai 来买网

13 Sep 2021, 8:00pm – 9:00pm

Our featured publisher today is Laimai, and they will be sharing 3 interesting storybooks.

Storytelling: BAM! & Budi by Pustaka Nasional

14 Sep 2021, 8:00pm – 9:00pm

Today’s featured publisher is Pustaka Nasional featuring two books in Tamil, BAM! & Budi.

Book Sharing with Mr. Kang Xiaoguang

15 Sep 2021, 8:00pm – 9:00pm

Catch our book sharing session by Mr. Kang Xiaoguang! Our featured publisher for this session is Global Publishing.

Book Launch: The Legend of Mazu

16 Sep 2021, 8:00pm – 9:00pm

Join a book discussion of The Legend of Mazu 妈祖的传说 in Chinese with the artist of the stunning illustrations, Koh Chin Tong!

Book Sharing: Lele & Jiajia – 伴我阅读

17 Sep 2021, 8:00pm – 9:00pm

Learn while exploring! Come join Jsim Education as they follow the many adventures of Lele and Jiajia through Singapore.

Storytelling: Abhi Krish, Nool Monsters

18 Sep 2021, 12:00pm – 1:00pm

Experience the wondrous magic of stories with Abhi Krish in our Tamil Storytelling session

Panel Discussion: Oh, Kampungku

18 Sep 2021, 1:30pm – 2:30pm

Catch the Panel Discussion in Malay for the book ‘Oh, Kampungku’!

Book Sharing: 这才是新加坡

18 Sep 2021, 3:00pm – 4:00pm

Enter the world of beautifully hand-painted illustrations of the Singapore we know with local landscapes, cultural references and familiar figures!

Panel Discussion: Benefits of Reading Chinese Comics

18 Sep 2021, 4:30pm – 5:30pm

Learn about the benefits of reading Chinese comics with editor Wang Hong and Chong Lingying from Asiapac Books.

Book Launch with Dr Chitra Shegar

19 Sep 2021, 12:00pm – 1:00pm

Be part of Dr Chitra Shegar’s launch of her new books that can promote Spoken Tamil in the classroom!

Book Launch and Drawing Session with Josef Lee

19 Sep 2021, 1:30pm – 2:30pm

Author-illustrator Josef Lee will be launching his second instalment of Bear With Me!

Storytelling and Craft for Pensel Warna Kuning Mimi

19 Sep 2021, 3:00pm – 4:00pm

A storytelling session by the authors of Pensel Warna Kuning Mimi, where author Muhammad Asyraf Bin Haron will also be holding a demo craft session based on the book!

Book Sharing: On A Journey with You

19 Sep 2021, 4:30pm – 5:30pm

Get a glimpse into travel literature with DK, one of the authors of 一起去旅行: On A Journey with You and facilitator Kelly Loh.

Webinar: Increase Your Potential Revenue With Your Books

14 Sep 2021, 3:00pm – 4:00pm

Gain insight to the world of e-books and understand the trends of the modern world when it comes to reading.

Webinar: IPG Skills Hub Presentation

15 Sep 2021, 3:00pm – 4:00pm

The Independent Publishers Guild in the UK will be hosting an introductory course to SBPA’s one-stop Learning Academy Hub.

Webinar: Initiatives and Plans for Literary Publishers

16 Sep 2021, 3:00pm – 4:00pm

From pop-ups in libraries to promoting reading in MTL digitally, learn more about the initiatives by Public Libraries Singapore and the National Reading Movement.