Programming Tracks

Watch SingLit come to life through theatre adaptations, video performances, spoken word events and more.

Get up close and personal with SingLit: meet your favourite author or character, listen to a story being told, and enjoy lively debates and discussions on literary topics.

Try your hand at SingLit – you might even solve a mystery or two! Become part of the story through writing workshops, craft sessions and a range of immersive games.

Buy a work of SingLit and treasure it forever. Every purchase helps support the writers, publishers and retailers who bring these stories to us.

Let SingLit take you places! Find the poetry and prose in the world around you via guided tours and outdoor installations.


Programmes List

Sherlock Sam’s Sinister Letters

Enter the world of kid detective Sherlock Sam’s Sinister Letters in Bras Basah. Interact with robot Watson, create adventures with your child and have them draw their way through the colourful spiral staircase of the City of Books.

9 - 18 Mar 2018
11am - 6pm

Bras Basah Complex
Blk 231 Bain Street
S(180231)

Adil’s Book Birthday Party!

Win a chance to celebrate your birthday with Adil from the Adventures of Adil series!

11 Mar 2018
Birthday Party 1: 10am - 11.30pm
Birthday Party 2: 1pm - 2.30pm

Limaa Café
51 Haji Lane
S(189244)

In The Mood For Words

In The Mood for Words by Neo Hai Bin is a two-part durational experience that spans three hours, creating a conducive space for participants to read, create, and read aloud their creations.

*The session is in Mandarin.

11 Mar 2018
11am – 2pm

The Arts House
Play Den
1 Old Parliament Lane
S(179429)

Creative Arts Workshop with Ranger Anne

You’ve read the Ranger Anne series. Now, it’s time for you to get creative in this art workshop as you get the chance to paint your favourite animals.

11 Mar 2018, 4.45pm - 6.45pm
24 Mar 2018, 4.30pm - 6.30pm

heART studio
1 Charlton Lane
#01 - 04
S(539631)

SingLit Heartland Book Drop

You can find Singapore stories anywhere — if you know where to look. Epigram Books is dropping 50 books all across Singapore’s heartlands, from picture books to chapter books, graphic novels to literary fiction, and more.

19 Feb - 19 Mar 2018

Various venues

SingLit Affiliate Café Programme

Put your noses into SingLit at your local cafe! Four SingLit titles will be popping up in 30 selected cafes in Singapore and be sure to look for a 10% discount code hidden somewhere in the books.

19 Feb - 19 Apr 2018

Various cafés in Singapore

#BuySingLit With POPULAR

Meet your favourite local authors and get copies of their books at POPULAR!

23 Feb - 18 Mar 2018

POPULAR Bookstores

Out of Print

Savour an exhibition of landmark Singaporean titles that were published between 1965 and 1995 in Out Of Print, organised by Sing Lit Station and Sarah and Schooling.

27 Feb - 19 Mar 2018
10am - 10pm

The Arts House, Gallery 1
1 Old Parliament Lane
S(179429)

UPQuiz!

Take part in UPQuiz! to know more about local literature, authors and illustrators.

*The quizzes are in English and Malay.

1 - 31 Mar 2018

Ungu Pen Lifestyle Store
430 Upper Changi Road
East Village Mall, #01-101
S(487048)

Find Books By Our Singaporean Writers

Get to know local Malay writers and their books! Take part in this competition to find clues from their books, and stand to win book vouchers.

10 Mar 2018, 10am - 3pm

Tampines Regional Library
1 Tampines Walk
#02-01 Our Tampines Hub
S(529684)

There Are Monsters in the Gardens

In this fun storytelling session, children will embark on a journey with author Rilla Melati and five little monsters, and play a board game at the Supertree Grove! This is an English-Malay bilingual programme.

10 Mar 2018
10am - 11am

Gardens by the Bay
Cannonball Room
18 Marina Gardens Drive
S(018953)

The World In A Book

The World In A Book is a weekend of writers’ talks and family-friendly workshops celebrating the spirit of travel.

10 - 11 Mar 2018
10am - 6pm

Bedok Public Library
Programme Zone and Learning Zone
11 Bedok North Street 1
#02-03 & #03-04
Heartbeat@Bedok
S(469662)