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Storytelling videos of children’s picture books

I’m pleased to present new storytelling videos! Please let your children watch these dramatic readings of picture books Playtime with Ye Ye and Robot in my Playground, and please forward the link to other parents!   The Little Red Helicopter Charlene and Kevin love the little red helicopter at their playground. One day, the helicopter… Continue reading Storytelling videos of children’s picture books

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Book Wall

Updated my book wall with my two latest books, Lion Boy and Drummer Girl and Jade’s Quest for Her Heritage. Lion Boy and Drummer Girl was published in 2017 while Jade’s Quest was published in August this year. Thanks to a talk in Singapore Chinese Girls’ School, I was finally spurred to revisit my woefully… Continue reading Book Wall

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Ye Ye featured in Honeykids

Thank you, Honeykids, for an insightful write-up on Playtime with Ye Ye. Reading your review, I felt as if you’ve sat through one of my book readings! You seem to understand exactly what is on my heart for this book! Thanks! To read the original story, go to Honeykids. #PlaytimeWithYeYe

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Ye Ye back in preschool

Haha, no, Ye Ye is not going back to school as a student. He's resuming his talks in preschools and kindergartens. This year, there is added impetus for visiting the young ones, because he wants to tell them all about the Bicentennial years, which are featured in his book! We visited Pat's Schoolhouse at Sixth… Continue reading Ye Ye back in preschool

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Ye Ye commemorates SGBicentennial

    Hot on the heels of the Singapore Bicentennial launch last night (Jan 28), Ye Ye has kicked off his own Bicentennial celebrations by visiting Kuo Chuan Presbyterian Primary School. The school was focusing on the Bicentennial this week, so the teachers had kindly invited us to present Ye Ye’s experience of Singapore history.… Continue reading Ye Ye commemorates SGBicentennial

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Added New Books

Had to add two new books Shaped for a Purpose and A Fighting Chance. I liked my previous collage, but every time I needed to add a new book, I had to go find all the previous books to snap a photo. So I have decided to change to this linear (boring) style, so I can… Continue reading Added New Books

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Ye Ye in Little Day Out

It was so nice of Little Day Out, a Singapore website for parents with young children, to feature Playtime with Ye Ye on their report on “Singapore Children’s Books Your Kids Will Enjoy” published on 4 August 2016. The article can be viewed at Little Day Out. The paragraph on Playtime with Ye Ye says:… Continue reading Ye Ye in Little Day Out

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Playtime with Ye Ye @Imagine Native-Creative Fest

I'm thankful for the full turnout at the Playtime with Ye Ye storytelling at Imagine Native-Creative Fest for Kids at S.E.A. Aquarium on 5 June. There were more than 50 children in the room! We didn't have enough paper, pencils and colour pencils! A big batch of students in familiar yellow 'TYS' t-shirts attended. Well, TOUCH… Continue reading Playtime with Ye Ye @Imagine Native-Creative Fest