Shop for creative toys and award-winning books at these online stores.
www.noqstore.asia This online mega bookstore carries over a million international and Asian titles across dozens of categories – some at half their usual prices. Children’s books alone come in a wide range – from picture books to science fiction – for kids of all ages. They even have a mobile app for buying books on the go. Shipping/delivery fees: Flat rate of $5. Delivery time: Seven to 14 days after order is placed.
www.lamkins.com.sg This online store – which also has a showroom in Yio Chu Kang – specialises in educational toys and DVDs for babies and older children. Think toy tablet computers, play cameras, board games, building blocks, art materials and a suitcase of alphabets. You can order battery-operated cars or motorcycles too for your child to zoom around in at home.
Shipping/delivery fees: Free for orders worth $60 or more. Anything less is charged an extra $5.
Delivery time: Usually within three days.
We love the range of products here. There are toys to suit almost every purpose, be it to hone your kid’s interest in science or art, or encourage pretend play with miniatures of stoves and refrigerators. Build your child’s imagination with an Eskimo house or get him tactile foot game plates to let him feel different textures like metal, sandpaper and artificial grass. The store offers servicing and repair for certain items too. Love! Shipping/delivery fees: Free for purchases above $100; $10 for orders below $100. Delivery time: Within three working days.