Synopsis: Four-year old Abbie Rose has a magic suitcase. In this book, she goes on a wonderful adventure to the ocean with her best friend Billy. In the ocean, Abbie Rose and Billy see many different types of fishes and even meet a dolphin. Abbie Rose accidentally traps Billy and the dolphin in a fishing net, but she manages to free it with the help of another new friend, the swordfish. Finally the dolphin is reunited with his family. The Series: Abbie Rose and the Magic Suitcase series of books is targeted at children aged 3 to 8. Abbie Rose travels to faraway places and goes on many adventures with her friend Billy through the help of a magic suitcase. The series will expose readers to new destinations and environmental themes and will expand their imagination and creativity and understanding of the world around them. The Author and Illustrator: Neil Humphreys is Singapore's best-selling author. His books have consistently ranked no.1 on The Straits Times Bestsellers list. His novels also received critical acclaim in the UK. A devoted father, he hopes to give children brighter, funnier books to read. Cheng Puay Koon is an international best-selling author and one of Singapore's most in-demand illustrators. Her award-winning illustrations have featured in diverse local publications as well as in campaigns by leading advertising agencies and MNCs. The dedicated mother of two girls just wants her illustrations to make children smile. Interactive learning at your fingertips! Have more fun with Abbie Rose via the Ring Ring app! Abbie Rose x Ring Ring Story (RRS) Tie-up. Ring Ring Story is a mobile app that helps children, especially those who are not yet able to read independently, learn more systematically and thus effectively from books through pre-recorded bite-size videos by storytellers. The ultimate aim is to help young children become independent learners and readers. And what better series to kick off this learning journey than the Abbie Rose & The Magic Suitcase! • Book 1: The Day A Panda Really Saved My Life
• Book 2: I Trapped a Dolphin but It Really Wasn't My Fault
• Book 3: Picking Up a Penguin's Egg Really Got Me into Trouble
• Book 4: I Saved Two Tigers with a Really Magical Idea
• Book 5: Telling the Otters to Leave Home Was a Really Big Mistake
• Book 6: Feeding the Monkeys Really Made a Mess
The Abbie Rose x Ring Ring Story (RRS) tie up will include cool features such as: • A full interactive storytelling session, available on-demand, for children to read the book along with Abbie Rose and Neil Humphreys.
• Fun facts about the animals for readers to expand their knowledge of the natural world.
• An "outdoor" discussion segment with Abbie Rose as useful conversation starters.
• Crafting and colouring session with free downloadable worksheets for more artistic fun.
• Available on Android and iOS. Click this link to download the Abbie Rose Presentation Deck to know more about Abbie Rose x RRS today! Abbie Rose & the Magic Suitcase will have its own series page on the Ring Ring Story website. Readers can access the title listing easily by scanning the QR code found on the back of the physical book.
Do look out for the official announcements!