Tag: Children’s Books

“We could not, in good conscience, continue as judges”

Those were the exact words from the three judges of this year’s Singapore Literature Prize (non-fiction category). They have all resigned, in response to the National Library Board’s decision to pulp three children’s books. A joint statement from the trio was released today. They said that “they...

Exposed: NLB’s communications failure

An email response to a member of the public has now become a full-blown communication crisis for the National Library Board with junior officers groping for answers at a media briefing yesterday. It was the email response from Tay Ai Cheng, NLB’s assistant chief executive...