2017 marked the 6th year of the prestigious Readers’ Choice Awards and it was also the sixth time for Danny Yeo to be hosting the awards presentation ceremony, having accompanied the event from the very beginning.
The Readers’ Choice Award was first conceived to encourage and promote the local literary scene. Winners in 3 main categories were announced: English (Adult), English (Children), and Chinese. In addition, there was also the Citibank SMRT Book Cover Awards in all three categories.
The event was supported by official card partner Citibank, the National Library Board, National Book Development Council of Singapore and all the authors who took time and effort to attend the presentation ceremony.