A Place for Us is a picture book series about persons with special needs. Drawn from real-life experiences, each story elaborates the true meaning of embracing and empowering those with special needs and the importance of social inclusivity, inspiring many to unveil their abilities. These are encompassed through simple stories with positive messages and beautiful illustrations, aimed to build respect, empathy and acceptance in the young readers.
Author : Lianne Ong
Pages : 32pp
Size : 299 x 152mm
Malik and his friends tease Yusuf whenever they see him passing by. When Malik learns of Yusuf’s talents, he feels ashamed and has a change of heart. But will Malik make a stand for Yusuf?
Not So Scary After All
Adam is afraid of dogs. One day at his friend’s house, he loses his favourite toy. Max, his friend’s pet dog, finds the toy and returns it safely to Adam. Will this help Adam overcome his fear of dogs?
I Can Help You
Eliza helps to run the school’s minimart. She enjoys helping customers and being the cashier. When the owner of a provision shop near her home has a fall, she offers to help out at his shop. But he is doubtful she can do it.