Books about the man who knew infinity – Srinivasa Ramanujan

Books about the man who knew infinity – Srinivasa Ramanujan

National Mathematics Day is celebrated on December 22 every year to commemorate the birth anniversary of India’s famous mathematician Srinivasa Iyengar Ramanujan. Srinivasa Ramanujan, who is also known as the ‘man who knew infinity’, did not receive any formal education in Mathematics but made important contributions to the field of mathematics. The mathematical genius made an in-depth analysis in order to solve mathematical problems using new ideas and concepts. His genius has been regarded by mathematicians…

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Poignant Children’s Books Featuring Characters With Disabilities

Poignant Children’s Books Featuring Characters With Disabilities

Children’s books play a pivotal role in shaping early thoughts, beliefs, and perceptions. Books that feature characters with disabilities help children with disabilities understand that having a disability, even though life-altering, needn’t make them feel any lesser; different maybe but not lesser! And NO! Books with characters who have disabilities are not for children with disabilities alone! It is a must-read for ALL children. When children read about the diverse characters – their disabilities, the strengths…

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Sparking a change – PARI Series books by Karadi Tales

Sparking a change – PARI Series books by Karadi Tales

Publisher: Karadi Tales (Imprint – Minmini Reads) Book Series: PARI Series Author(s): Priti David, Nivedha Ganesh, Subuhi Jiwani, Aparna Karthikeyan, Vishaka George Cover Design: Tanvi Parulkar For Ages: 10-15 Type:  Chapter Book Format: Paperback Price: ₹200 each Many stories are told of adventures and magic, history, and mythology. Of people and animals, and of life in the mountains and jungles, cities and villages. Some of these stories are made-up while others are based on real-life…

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Divine nine – Navadurga – The nine forms of the Goddess

Divine nine – Navadurga – The nine forms of the Goddess

Author: Nalini Ramachandran Illustrator: Priyanka Pachpande Publisher: Penguin India – Puffin Length: 96 Pages For Ages: 7+ Type:  Picture Book Format: Paperback Price: ₹299 Navaratri is celebrated with great fervor all over India in myriad ways. The festival of 9 days and 9 nights celebrates goddesses and their glory. The Goddess Durga is worshipped in 9 different and unique forms on each of the 9 days as – Shailaputri, Brahmacharini, Chandraghanta, Kushmanda, Skandamata, Katyayani, Kaalratri,…

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Dive right in – The Incredible History of the Indian Ocean by Sanjeev Sanyal

Dive right in – The Incredible History of the Indian Ocean by Sanjeev Sanyal

Author: Sanjeev Sanyal Illustrator: Nikhil Gulati Publisher: Penguin India – Puffin Length: 250 Pages For Ages: 12+ Format: Paperback Price: ₹250 We all study history in school. We learn about emperors and rulers, freedom fighters, invasions, and other events that talk about all that transpired in our country (or around the world).  But do you know about how the first humans came to what we call India now? Do you know about the important role…

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Shine on – 12 Books your Children Must Read About Diwali!

Shine on – 12 Books your Children Must Read About Diwali!

Celebrating Diwali is fun with books that show us Why Diwali is Celebrated and How it is Celebrated! And if you are looking for one for your child, look no further! With so many lovely new books on Diwali, we surely have you covered. This list includes story books as well as activity books!

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Get kids Writing and Thinking with these 15 Smashing Journals for kids

Get kids Writing and Thinking with these 15 Smashing Journals for kids

Do you journal? If yes, then you probably already know that consistent writing practice is helpful. Journaling or keeping a journal helps us understand ourselves better, cope with our feelings and emotions, organize our thoughts, and regulate our daily habits. Benefits of Journaling Journaling stimulates creativity, productivity, mindfulness, and a growth mindset. It is a wonderful way for children to open up a new horizon. Journaling helps to process and think things through very meaningfully…

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Best Spooky Halloween Reads for Kids

Best Spooky Halloween Reads for Kids

Goblins, ghosts, witches and ghouls are getting ready for the spookiest night of year! If your kids are getting excited about pumpkins, witches’ hats, and trick-or-treating, it’s time for the best Halloween stories!!

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5 Best Indian Colouring/Art Books for Children

5 Best Indian Colouring/Art Books for Children

Indian Colouring/Art books for Children Did you know that colouring provides lifelong benefits to your children! This simple and fun activity can help greatly in the development of your children. It is also one of the most favourite pastime activities of the kids. It sparks their imagination and gives them an opportunity to express themselves. Colouring helps children with fine and gross motor strength, tool use, sensory processing, pencil grasp, line awareness, hand-eye coordination, dexterity,…

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Book Review – Celebrate Dussehra and Durga Puja (Celebrate! Your Fun Festival Handbook Series)

Book Review – Celebrate Dussehra and Durga Puja (Celebrate! Your Fun Festival Handbook Series)

Celebrate Dussehra and Durga Puja (Celebrate! Your Fun Festival Handbook Series) Written by Various (Roopa Pai, Deepa Agarwal, Swapna Duta, Anu Kumar, Rituparna Chatterjee, Ani Sengupta, and Kanika Sharma) Published by Hachette India Celebrate! Fun Festivals Handbook is a first one-stop series that tells readers everything one would want to know about India’s favorite festivals! This book is essentially a collection of stories, folktales myths, legends and activities based on the theme of Dussehra and Durga…

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