Monsters United is back this April bringing to you a celebration on the life and work of world-renowned author, Hans Christian Andersen! His birthday on 2 April is also celebrated together with International Children’s Book Day!
Immerse yourself in Andersen’s stories and the fantasy genre through thematic storytelling sessions at our public libraries and online offerings such as special videos, activity packages and a curated book list.
Two exclusive giveaways will be held as well – follow our Facebook page, Public Libraries Singapore, for more information on how to participate and stand a chance to win a Monsters United Goodie Bag!
Andersen Storytelling and Super Storytastic
Enjoy Hans Christian Andersen’s classic fairy tales at our Public Libraries! Join us in these exclusive storytelling sessions for 4-6 year olds, and Super Storytastic sessions for 7-10 year olds. (Click on the image to find a session.)
Introduction to Hans Christian Andersen
Get to know the famous author better, as our librarian Sheena recounts the life and works of Hans Christian Andersen. (Click on the image to watch the video.)
The Emperor’s New Clothes
Join Teen Reading Ambassadors Hannah, Aveen, Jehvesh and James in this dramatised retelling of Andersen’s classic tale, “The Emperor’s New Clothes”. (Click on the image to watch the video.)
Check out this curated collection of English and Mother Tongue fairy tale titles to discover Andersen’s magical worlds! (Click on the image.)
Take a deep dive into Andersen’s famous stories through our activity packages containing fun lesson guides! (Click on the images.)
STEAM Tinker Sheets
Discover the joy of Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Maths (S.T.E.A.M.) through these printable activities featuring Camy, our fantasy-loving monster! (Click on the images.)
(Last updated on 8 May 2021)
Monsters United is excited about Halloween, and has prepared an Escape Room game, videos, jokes and fun facts for you!
[ENDED] We will also be having two Rooktober giveaways – follow our Facebook page, Public Libraries Singapore, for more information on how to participate.
Giveaway #1: 24 October – 28 October 2020
Giveaway #2: 7 November – 11 November 2020
Click on the images below to start your fang-tastic journey. Have a spook-tacular time!
Rooky’s Spooky eBOOklist
We’re creepin’ it real with these spine-tingling, hair-raising eReads. (Click on the image to begin)
(Last updated on 15 October 2020)
What is Monsters United?
Monsters United is a quartet of loveable monsters that aims to ignite the joy of reading and learning in children aged 7 to 9. Comprising adventurous Hutsy, fantastical Camy, techy Zecky and spooky Rooky, Monsters United expands children’s reading appetites by introducing them to different genres, and engages children and their communities with library programmes and experiences.
Monsters United Adventure Booklets
Download your very own Adventure Booklets by clicking on the images below! Each one contains fun activities and book recommendations.