The Robot in My Playground
- About the Author & Illustrator
Recommended by the National Library Board, Singapore
Lucas loves robots. Especially the robot in the playground near his new house. How he wishes that the robot would come to life, and one night, after a big storm, he does! Somehow, the lightning recharged the robot’s battery, so when Lucas comes to him after the storm, the two of them have fun playing all night. Lucas and his new robot friend forge a friendship that will have a deep impact on Lucas, for years to come.
Pauline Loh is an award-winning author of several non-fiction and children's titles. She is a winner of the First Time Writers and Illustrators Publishing Initiative 2009 and first runner-up for the Scholastic Asian Book Award 2012. Her books have been shortlisted for the Hedwig Anuar Book Award 2015, the Samsung KidsTime Author’s Award 2015 and the Singapore Book Awards 2016. A former journalist, she is also the director of Women Empowered for Work and Mothering and an ambassador of Singapore Memory Project. She graduated from Singapore Chinese Girls’ School, Raffles Junior College and National University of Singapore.
Avina Tan is an aspiring artist from Singapore who has a lovely dream of embarking on an illustrative and artsy journey soon.
Cover Type: Paperback
Page Count: 32
Year Published: 2013
Size: 210mm x 260mm