Join the 2016 Samsung KidsTime Authors’ Award (SKTAA), 5 February Deadline

In partnership with Samsung Electronics (Samsung), the National Book Development Council of Singapore (The Book Council) is excited to announce the second iteration of the Samsung KidsTimeTM Authors’ Award (SKTAA)! Supported by Samsung and organised by the Book Council, this award will seek to give both published and unpublished authors the chance to see their…

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Hello, 2016

Hello, 2016! Last year, we put up a plans and salutations post, where we listed down what we wanted did done in 2015. We find it usually helps to write down what we want for the year, both to give them shape and form in our mind, as well as to let the universe know…

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Proof of Concept

The first time we had a writing workshop for children was in 2011, when members of Kuwentista ng mga Tsikiting (KUTING) served as individual mentors to nine elementary students from the University of the Philippines Integrated School (UPIS) over three Saturdays, ultimately resulting in the publication of a chapbook with cover by Gigi Yia and art by Mary…

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Sign Up to Join the BAYONG NG KUTING Online Class

Signups are now closed. First meeting will be on Saturday, 9 January 2016. In January 2016, we will be writing new short stories for children, based on the book BAYONG NG KUTING (A Bagful of Kittens) by MAE ASTRID TOBIAS, published by Lampara. Stories finished during the class may be selected for an upcoming anthology….

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