Little Mynah loves to help, so when her friends Jen and Jay are bored eating the same old noodle dish at the hawker centre, she comes up with a makan surprise for everyone!
This is the second multilingual picture book in a series that introduces preschoolers and lower primary school kids to the diverse languages and cultures of Singapore. And yummy food!
In English, with dialogue in English, Mandarin, Malay and Tamil.
Listen to the useful everyday words and phrases spoken by Little Mynah and her friends, and enjoy fun games and other activities by scanning the QR code inside the book.
Watch a fun reading of an excerpt from the book
A Multilingual Foodscapade at the Hawker Centre (Part 1)
Learn how to order your favourite local dishes in any of our local languages the next time you drop by a hawker centre for a bite! Join author Evelyn Sue Wong and 9-year-old Averlynn Wong as they visit Maxwell Food Centre and chat with the hawkers.
For downloadable Makan Mischief colouring sheets, games and more, head here.
The Straits Times | Sep 2021
Written by: Evelyn Sue Wong
Illustrated by: Dhanendra Poedjono
Published by: Epigram Books, June 2021
ISBN 978-981-49-0172-7 (paperback)
ISBN 978-981-49-0173-4 (ebook)