Hooray! It’s a Book Fair!
ELMER is lumbering his way to our Book Fair for the March holidays! Keep both your eyes open to meet our favourite patchwork elephant and spot our other treasures, from special promotions to a whole hoard of brilliant new books.
Oh, what colourful tales you will find at the LITTLE SingLit Puppet Theatre!
Discover the tale of fearless Savitri, who must dream up an impossible task to outwit a demon and save her brother Mitra in our puppet show based on Savitri: The Task for the Mighty Demon by Catherine Khoo and Lai Hui Li!
PLUS learn how to play tug-of-war and blind man’s buff with the power of an awesome sarong! Join us for a round of story reading and games based on Quek Hong Shin’s The Amazing Sarong.
Come and discover classic and new SingLit titles at Hello SingLit! Get comfy with SingLit at our pop-up book store and reading corner, where young and old can take a break with a good book and discover new reads to bring home. Uncover the joys of SingLit with us this #BuySingLit weekend.
Date: 9 – 11 March 2018
Venue: FORUM The Shopping Mall, B1 Atrium
Join us for story reading, capteh making, and book signings on Saturday, 10th February at the book launch of Ben Lai’s I Can! Sign up below to book your spot! About the book: Embark on a journey of discovery around Singapore as you learn about some of the island nation’s more famous landmarks and icons. […]
Seasonal Opening Hours
We are open for all your book-buying needs this December!
Woods in the Books
Monday & Sunday: 10AM – 7PM
Tuesday – Saturday: 10AM – 8PM
Christmas Eve and Christmas Day: 10AM – 6PM
Monday – Sunday: 10AM – 7PM
Christmas Eve and Christmas Day: 10AM – 6PM
Woods in the Books is the official Singapore Writers Festival for Families (SWF³) bookstore this year! Keep an eye out for us at the Singapore Writers Festival (SWF) from 3 – 12 November as we bring you excellent books from near and far by international and local stars, including Tove Jansson’s Moomins books in beautiful […]
Let’s make our world better this Children’s Day! Tell us all about your good deeds, go green, and win! STORY TIME IN THE WOODS RETURNS Join us for an hour of story, fun, and recycled puppet craft with Bob the Artist, a bird with skinny legs who learns all about the power of art and […]
Hop aboard the Hogwarts Express and earn points for your Hogwarts House! Join us at Books Ahoy! on Sunday, 30 July to celebrate twenty years of Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone in an afternoon of fun and games. Which of the four Houses will win the House Cup?
Date: Sunday, 30 July 2017
Time: 4 – 6PM
Age: 7 – 99 years old
Venue: Books Ahoy!, Forum The Shopping Mall #02-03
Ticket Price: S$10 per attendee, inclusive of S$5 store credit*.
Click here to sign up!
“Mooty was a lovely, little mouse. He had twinkling eyes and a long, curly tail.” Created by Jessie Wee, ‘The Adventures of Mooty’ were some of the first Singaporean stories written for children.
Boys and girls, mums and dads! We invite you to a morning of craft, colouring, and family fun with coffee and breakfast together with Sir Stamford Raffles at the SWF³ Tent! (Please fill out our registration form so that we have an idea of how much coffee to order! We shouldn’t waste food, right?) SAYANG […]
Woods in the Books is the official SWF for Families (SWF3) Bookstore at the Singapore Writers Festival! Come and join the festivities with us in the SWF3 Tent on Empress Lawn from 4 – 13 November 2016.
Opening Hours at the SWF3 Tent
4 November: 6PM – 10PM
Weekends: 10AM – 7PM
9 – 11 Nov: 6PM – 10PM
7 &8 Nov: Closed
Let’s celebrate Children’s Day with lots of fun and laughter! This Friday, our first 20 customers will receive a mysterious gift when they make a purchase at Woods in the Books*! We also have 2 very special Children’s Day programmes… PRESS HERE Boys and girls, come down to Woods in the Books this Children’s Day […]
We’re throwing a party for Roald Dahl’s 100th birthday at Books Ahoy!
So that we can prepare for the party, Woods in the Books (3 Yong Siak Street) will open from 10AM – 1PM tomorrow.
See you there!
Monday, 12 September 2016
Books Ahoy!, Forum #02-03
Suitable for ages 6 and up!
Register here: https://goo.gl/forms/82XJCjc3tyzuzzs93
We’re throwing a party for Roald Dahl’s 100th BIRTHDAY!
Join us for scads of games, fun, and activities! If you come dressed as your favourite Roald Dahl character and, might even win the Best Costume prize!
A Story Time in the Woods Special!
THE AMAZING SARONG PARTY
A fun session of story and sarong games for National Day month!
Sat, 20 August
11.30am – 12.30pm
Suitable for ages 4 – 6
$10 per child
Little explorers, thank you for making our Sunday so memorable!
Write a special message to your favourite teacher with one of Woods in the Books’ Surprise My Favourite Teacher postcards!
- Write your teacher’s name and the address of your school in the address box
- Leave a message or a drawing to show WHY your teacher is the WORLD #1
- Mail it out!
Teachers who bring a stamped postcard from one of their students to Woods in the Books or Books Ahoy! will get a 10% discount on their next purchase. (Postcards are valid until 30 September, so get them posted as soon as possible!)
Calling dreamers big and small… Dream a little Dream Jar with us… We need YOU to help us find Dream Jars for THE BFG DREAM JAR CONTEST. In honour of The BFG’s arrival, Woods in the Books and Books Ahoy! are looking for dream jars filled with dreams, from golden phizzwizards to trogglehumpers and everything […]
To all the superheroes who came to help save the animals of the rainforest through the Be the Change! Make It Happen! Community Art Project, thank you!
From the gentle orang-utan to the brilliant Alexandra Birdwing butterfly and the poisonous dart frogs of the rainforest, our poster-making superheroes cared about them all.