‘ Singapore in the 60s” is a personal recollection of experiences seen through the eyes of the author James Suresh who grew up in a rented flat in Margaret Drive, Queenstown, one of the first housing estates in Singapore.
The memories of life in the sixties will help the young to appreciate the past and the older Singaporean to recall and reminisce about days gone by. Through comic illustrations and humorous anecdotes young readers will get a glimpse of what life was like for the Singaporean child, teenager or adult.
The book will provide a view of life in the heartlands and focus on everyday events like schooling, recreation, family activities, community interaction, religious festivals, entertainment, and major events that took place in the 60s
Year Published: 2019