Just a Little Mynah Bundle
- About the Author & Illustrator
🎁 Recommended for ages 3 and above
This is a series of multilingual picture books written to introduce preschoolers and early primary kids to the diverse languages and cultures of Singapore. Each book includes a glossary (and a QR code that takes readers to an audio recording) of everyday words and phrases used in the story in English, Mandarin, Malay and Tamil. The QR code also links readers to free games and activities so that the fun and learning keeps going.
Synopsis for Just a Little Mynah
Little Mynah wishes she was not so ordinary. But when her friend, the magnificent Heron, gets into trouble she flies into action and discovers that even ordinary little birds can do extraordinary things. Underlying this first adventure with Little Mynah is the importance of environmental conservation.
Synopsis for Just a Little Mynah: Makan Mischief
Little Mynah loves to help, so when her friends Jen and Jay are bored eating the same old noodle dish at the hawker centre, she comes up with a makan surprise for everyone!
Join in the second adventure of the series that features the plucky Little Mynah and familiar people and places in the neighbourhood.
Synopsis for Just a Little Mynah: The Noisiest Tree
When Little Mynah’s new friend Karim complains that the birds in the tree are too noisy, she sets out with him to understand what noisy means and opens Karim’s ears and heart to the different sounds of everyday life in the neighbourhood. Underlying this new adventure is a message about friendship, understanding and tolerance.
Evelyn Sue Wong is a children’s book author who loves writing fun stories for very young readers. Her multilingual works have been performed by The Learning Connections for preschools and featured at the Singapore Writers Festival and Asian Festival of Children's Content. Her bilingual stories have been supported by the Lee Kuan Yew Fund for Bilingualism. Find out more and download fun resources at www.evelynsuewong.com.
Dhanendra Poedjono is a visual artist originally from Jakarta, and now based in Singapore. He is a graphic designer and illustrator but also does art and illustration projects in his free time. He has been part of the Band of Doodlers (BOD) since 2014. Just a Little Mynah is his first children’s book series.
Size: 210mm x 260mm