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  Everyday we hear of extraordinary stories of ordinary people in all corners of the world who inspire us to greater heights. Many of these stories have now been penned down and made into books available right here at Ilovereading.

How Children Succeed - Grit, Curiosity and the Hidden Power of Character

  Children’s lives seem to be a story of academic challenge after another. We are becoming convinced that only a good performance in school will lead to success later on in life. However, studies are increasingly showing that the qualities most likely to ensure a better and more fulfilling life are perseverance, curiosity, conscientiousness, optimism, and self-control.

  This book introduces us to a new generation of researchers and educators who are using the tools of science to peel back the mysteries of character and uncover surprising ways for parents to prepare their children for adulthood.

  With the help of these new strategies, children can go on to achieve amazing things in life. This thought-provoking book that will change the way you think about raising and educating children.

 

  1. Pen Pal Whizz

    Pen-Pal provides an additional dimension to the traditional book reading. Besides the tactile sensory of holding a physical book, the child is also able to engage in visual and audio learning. If unsure of interpretation, user is able to re-affirm his understanding by tapping on characters and illustrations in the book to interact with it. With just the pen and books, Learning can happen anywhere and anytime. Individual and group learning is possible. Pen can be customized to read any book in any languages. Users are able to learn at their own pace, repeating the content whenever they like. With additional audio element, children are less likely to be distracted by other external factors. Embedded games within the books will keep user engaged while reading. Learn More

    $198.00
  2. Chinese Bronzes - Ferocious Beauty

    This book illustrates the power and awe of Chinese bronzes, as well as the hopes and fears of the people who fashioned them. Learn More

    $21.40
  3. Lim Bo Seng

    A successful businessman, Lim Bo Seng became synonymous with the anti-war movement in Singapore during World War II. His commitment towards the resistance campaign against Japanese aggressors came with a hefty price. Learn More

    $8.03
  4. 居安思危

    "此书共收录了28篇文章,将日本发动太平洋战争的动机与真相、将战火燃烧中的新马两地的经济、社会、民生与民心反映出来,涵盖范围相当广泛。 在编写这本书时,编者或通过长途电话求证史实,或亲自到发生事件的地点实地考察,或与历史见证人进行访谈,汇集了许多珍贵的第一手资料和图片。" Learn More

    $0.00
  5. Timmy & Tammy Discover Series

    Join Timmy and Tammy as they discover amazing and inspiring facts about our culture, our people and our home, Singapore! Learn More

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  6. Excavations, Interrogations, Krishen Jit & Contemporary Malaysian Theatre

    Charlene Rajendran is a theatre educator, researcher and practitioner who is currently Assistant Professor at the National Institute of Education - Nanyang Technological University, Singapore. As performer, writer and director, she has collaborated with a range of practitioners in devising and facilitating dialogical theatre processes. More recently she has been dramaturg for interdisciplinary and intercultural arts projects that engage with issues of culture, subjectivity and agency. Learn More

    $31.99
  7. The Domestic Goddess Wannabe Bakes

    Full-time cooking instructor, online retailer, blogger and mother of two, Diana Gale knows what it’s like to juggle motherhood with a busy life. Her culinary blog The Domestic Goddess Wannabe won Best Cooking Blog twice at Singapore’s Blog Awards and Diana is widely thought of as Singapore’s baking guru. Learn More

    $48.04
  8. The Young Scientists Series In 12 Volumes

    Scientists are often presented as old men in white coats, but this series shows that great discoveries have been made by people of all ages and cultures—some are young people, and many are female. Learn More

    $53.40
  9. Scott & Witty Wikky - A Young Inventor's Quest

    Inspired by real-life events of a talented 10-year old inventor, this character-building story is packed with humour, educational elements and interesting facts. Learn More

    $13.91
  10. Are You the King, or Are You the Joker? Play Math for Young Children

    This unique book — based on the author's experience in teaching his grandchildren mathematics the fun way — provides the knowledge and skills to teach math to young children, through learning games with playing cards. Learn More

    $13.91