Life Lessons from Calvin and Hobbes for every child (everyone, actually!)

Life Lessons from Calvin and Hobbes for every child (everyone, actually!)

Image Source: https://www.amazon.in/Its-Magical-World-Calvin-Collection/dp/0751517208/ref=sr_1_14?dchild=1&keywords=calvin+and+hobbes&qid=1593941325&sr=8-14 Calvin and Hobbes, a daily comic strip published between 1985-’95, was written and illustrated by Bill Watterson. This comic strip centered around young Calvin, a spiky-haired, sarcastic, overly imaginative, adventure-loving 6-year-old who gets himself and his best friend, a sardonic, philosophical stuffed tiger (which comes to life when no one else is around) in lots of trouble. Calvin was named after the 16th-century theologian John Calvin and his stuffed animal friend was named after…

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Book Review – The Great Race

Book Review – The Great Race

Publisher: Tara Books Author: Nathan Kumar Scott Illustrator: Jagdish Chitara The Great Race is a witty story based on an Indonesian trickster tale. It is an extremely satisfying read and its earthy folk art illustrations stand out. At first, you think that this is similar to the story of Aesop’s The Hare and the Tortoise. The race in this book, however, is between Kanchil, a mouse deer who is very proud that he is the…

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Lessons from the Chocolate Factory – With love from Willy Wonka

Lessons from the Chocolate Factory – With love from Willy Wonka

If you ask 10 people around you, at least 7 of them would have heard of Roald Dahl – either through his books or a movie based on one of his books. That he is a great entertainer goes without saying, going by the wild popularity he enjoys. But his stories are also a great bundle of lessons and learnings, that are relevant to all of us, irrespective of age and times we are living in. And oh, the words – as mouthful and delicious as the chocolates in his famous book “Charlie and the Chocolate Factory”.

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10 must-read Children’s Books by Eric Carle

10 must-read Children’s Books by Eric Carle

Eric Carle is a well-known author and illustrator of many innovatively designed picture books for very young children. His best-known work, The Very Hungry Caterpillar, has eaten its way into the hearts of millions of children all over the world and has been translated into more than 25 languages and sold over 12 million copies. Eric Carle has illustrated more than 70 books, many bestsellers, most of which he also wrote. Here is a list of 10 Must-Read books written and illustrated by him.

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10 Drool-inducing Mango Themed Books

10 Drool-inducing Mango Themed Books

It is the season of the king of fruits – Mangoes!! Raw, green, sour, and crunchy. Or ripe, golden, plump and soft. Summertime is mango time, a time children wait for – blazing sun, sticky mango juice ringing their mouths and dripping down their fingers. Now you can eat away those delicious mangoes while reading books based on them!

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Peppa Loves Yoga – Bend and Stretch with Peppa – Book Review

Peppa Loves Yoga – Bend and Stretch with Peppa – Book Review

Peppa Loves Yoga Age Group: 1 to 5 Years No.of pages: 16 Type: Picture Book Format: Board book Price: Rs.250 Peppa, an enthusiastic pig who is in preschool, participates in many activities. She learns something new every day and has a lot of fun with her family and friends. This time she learns Yoga! And she loves it! The book tells a story of one day in Peppa Pig’s playgroup when Miss. Rabbit comes over to teach the…

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Read, Stretch & Bend – 11 Yoga Books for Children

Read, Stretch & Bend – 11 Yoga Books for Children

We all know that practicing Yoga can be beneficial for children.  Learning Yoga can be fun and exciting for children.  Yoga is considered as one of the ways to get children to unwind. Why not get them a good book on Yoga which is charming, informative and enjoyable? If you are looking to introduce yoga to your children, use some of our these children’s yoga books. These books are a great way to get children interested in…

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12 Children’s Books that celebrate Mothers!

12 Children’s Books that celebrate Mothers!

How would you like to cuddle up with your kids and read a book that celebrates mothers for being the wise and caring beings we are. (well, at least most of the time!) From mama raccoons to mama foxes, these reads show that a mom’s love comes in many shapes and forms.

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Twelve Tricky Tongue Twister Tales To Tease your Tongue

Twelve Tricky Tongue Twister Tales To Tease your Tongue

Tongue twisters are a fun way to get tongues moving and raising laughs. Tongue twisters offer many benefits in speech, grammar and listening skills. Take advantage of this simple, fun tool to get your kids laughing and learning. Take the tongue curling challenge and check out these Tongue Twisters to get your tongue in knots. Many children love reading books filled with silly tongue twisters, even though most don’t make narrative sense, because it offers a…

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Rabindranath Tagore’s Stories and Poems for Every Child

Rabindranath Tagore’s Stories and Poems for Every Child

Did You Know – Tagore is the only person to have written anthems for three countries! Jana Gana Mana – India, Amar Shonar Bangla – Bangladesh, and Sri Lanka Matha – Sri Lanka (Tagore wrote the Bengali version which was later translated into Sinhala). Click to read more interesting facts and books about this Nobel Laureate, fondly called ‘Gurudev’!

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