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Posted on February 18, 2018 by Stephanie on blog!, blog!, Events, Woods in the Books

LITTLE SingLit Puppet Theatre


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.

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Hello SingLit! Pop Up Bookstore and Reading Corner


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

Posted on February 2, 2018 by Stephanie on blog!, blog!, Events

Book Launch: I Can

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. […]

Posted on November 30, 2017 by Stephanie on blog!, blog!, Events

Make merry with us this December!


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

Books Ahoy!
Monday – Sunday: 10AM – 7PM
Christmas Eve and Christmas Day: 10AM – 6PM

Posted on November 1, 2017 by Stephanie on blog!, blog!, Events, Singapore Writers Festival, Woods in the Books

The Singapore Writers Festival for Families Bookstore!

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 […]

Posted on June 3, 2017 by Stephanie on blog!, Books Ahoy!, blog!, Events

Harry Potter Hogwarts House Party


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!

Posted on July 28, 2016 by Stephanie on blog!, blog!, Events

Surprise Your Favourite Teacher


Write a special message to your favourite teacher with one of Woods in the Books’ Surprise My Favourite Teacher postcards!

  1. Write your teacher’s name and the address of your school in the address box
  2. Leave a message or a drawing to show WHY your teacher is the WORLD #1
  3. 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!)

Posted on July 18, 2016 by Stephanie on blog!, blog!, Events

The BFG Dream Jar Contest

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 […]

Posted on July 4, 2016 by Stephanie on blog!, blog!, Events

Our Superheroes who Became the Change!

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.