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Growing Up in Kampong Potong Pasir

Author :  Josephine Chia

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Ethos Books, Singapore
ISBN 9789811183218
Format PaperBack
Language English
Year of Publication 2018
Bib. Info 144p.
Product Weight 220 gms.
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It is 1958 and Josephine is staring at a Milo tin. She cannot make sense of the letters! To learn how to read, she needs to sell nasi lemak made by her loving mother to her neighbours in Kampong Potong Pasir, so she can have enough money to pay for school fees. Join Josephine on her quest to go to school, and on other adventures through grasslands and attap-thatched huts, to hunt for frogs and eels for food with her friends. This is Josephine Chia's first book for young readers to understand kampong life in Singapore in the 1950s and 1960s.

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