Meet The Author: Hidayah Amin of The Mango Tree. Sat 1 Aug 15 3.30pm Kinokuniya Jurong
Singaporean author Hidayah Amin was born in Gedung Kuning (Yellow Mansion), which is located at a historic area in Singapore known as Kampong Glam. The author – who graduated from the University of Cambridge with a Master of Philosophy in Historical Studies – wrote her first book Gedung Kuning: Memories of a Malay Childhood , which chronicles her childhood memories growing up in Kampong Glam. Hidayah’s latest book The Mango Tree is based on true events that happened in Gedung Kuning, and is a worthwhile read for both children and adults alike. This August, in the spirit of commemorating Singapore’s 50th birthday, Kinokuniya Jurong Store will host Hidayah Amin for a Meet-The-Author session on Saturday, 1st August at 3.30 p.m., where she will be sharing with you more about The Mango Tree . Join us for this event if you are curious to learn out more about the author’s life en...