Lion City Adventures (Book 2) : Lion City Adventures (Book 2)
This sequel to the popular children’s book, Lion City Adventures, takes young readers on a fun journey back in time to witness how the fascinating heartlands of Singapore has evolved from the old days. Eight delightful neighbourhoods are featured here, including Tiong Bahru, Queenstown, Toa Payoh, Yishun, and Marine Parade. Each chapter contains a history of the area, information about remarkable people and events, colourful illustrations, and a fun activity. Highlights include: the Dragon playground of Toa Payoh, the Cinema King of Nee Soon, the River Without a Tail in Queenstown, the Princess of Golden Beauty in Kampong Bahru, and more. There are also story puzzles to solve along the way, as readers help the Lion City Adventuring Club uncover cool secrets and solve mini-mysteries. Let’s bring local history to life for the young ones!
DON BOSCO is an award-winning writer and publisher. His own stories are inspired by Asian legends and pop culture. He started the publishing studio Super Cool Books in 2011. Two of his series Sherlock Hong and Lion City Adventures were co-published with Marshall Cavendish for international distribution. He is a local co-organiser for StoryCode Singapore, which promotes transmedia storytelling across multiple platforms. He maintains an influential blog, and has also been a featured speaker at content creation events. He used to write magazine features, TV scripts and film treatments.