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Max Messed Up

Max and his soccer pals make a mess in the school canteen. Max discovers he made a bigger mess for one of his friends and his grandma. 


A story about friendship, and respect for cleaners and other 'invisible' workers. 

Written by Evelyn Sue Wong
Cover art by Sarah Binte Saifuddin*

Commissioned by NTUC

Published by NTUC Care & Share Department, 2016

ISBN: 978-981-09-7264-6

*Sarah was 14 when she won the 'Design a Book Cover' contest in 2014.

Watch a short film inspired by Max Messed Up, released in 2020.

Read the story here.

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