24 Must-Read Books by Julia Donaldson for toddlers

24 Must-Read Books by Julia Donaldson for toddlers

Julia Donaldson needs no introduction! Bedtime, for many children, involves or involved reading her stories and she is a steady favorite for many families. Julia Donaldson’s books are a pleasure to read are known for their adorable characters and rhyming words. Children who read her books are eager to finish the lines in the story with enthusiasm and glee! The plots of her stories are interesting and easy enough for toddlers to understand and enjoy…

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Making history from the ground up – Unearthed – Book Review

Making history from the ground up – Unearthed – Book Review

Unearthed – The Environmental History of Independent India Age Group: 7+ Author: Meghaa Gupta Illustrator: Aditi Shastry No.of pages: 228 Type: Non-fiction – Chapter Book Format: Paperback Price: INR 299 Published By: Puffin Books   History helps us understand people and societies and portrays to us a detailed picture of how society, technology, and governments worked in the times before now. We have all read about the history of India – the places, rulers, government, heritage, and even…

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20 Online Children’s Story Resources – Read-Aloud, Audio Stories and more!

20 Online Children’s Story Resources – Read-Aloud, Audio Stories and more!

Photo by Andrea Piacquadio from Pexels People would stand in line for days and pay hundreds of dollars if there were a pill that could do everything for a child that reading aloud does. It expands their interest in books, vocabulary, comprehension, grammar, and attention span. Simply put, it’s a free oral vaccine for literacy. Jim Trelease For children, stories are the window to the outside world. They make children dream of great adventures! Reading aloud stories is a regular…

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Read Your Heart Out – Resources for the Young Book Lovers

Read Your Heart Out – Resources for the Young Book Lovers

as Stephen King famously said – Books are uniquely portable magic! So let the magic take over, and transform a dull, dreary afternoon into a fun, adventure in the land of stories.

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My Teacher! My Hero! 16 Books about Teachers

My Teacher! My Hero! 16 Books about Teachers

Teachers are amazing! Children spend much of their life in their schools, learning new skills, and discovering the world around them. A very big part of their schooling journey is a teacher. With Teacher’s Day coming up, it is the right time to think about the value a great teacher adds to a student’s life. Most of us can name at least one teacher that made a difference for us, and we hope that our…

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With Love – Books based on Letters that your Child must Read

With Love – Books based on Letters that your Child must Read

The technology has of course made the communication much more efficient and faster, but it can never evoke the warmth that is attached to a letter that you can feel in your hands. So much so, that there are stories that revolve around letters, or have letter as a main component in the book. So, here we are, rounding up some great books based on letters for your children to get a sense of the nostalgia!

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12 Children’s Must Read Books on Lord Ganesha!

12 Children’s Must Read Books on Lord Ganesha!

We start everything auspicious with invoking his name. Ganesha is worshiped as the God who removes obstacles, brings good luck and success. Many stories are told of Ganesha. Each story provides children with different aspects of Ganesha, be it his tricks, humor, devotion to his mother or his compassionate nature. This Ganesha Chaturthi, let your children on these stories and more with these specially curated books on our favorite Ganesha!

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12 well-known children’s books by Sudha Murthy

12 well-known children’s books by Sudha Murthy

Sudha Murthy is a notable philanthropist and also a prolific writer.  She has written numerous books on topics ranging from family, love, social issues and many more and many of her books have been translated into many major Indian languages. She was the recipient of the R.K. Narayan Award for Literature and the Padma Shri in 2006, and the Attimabbe Award from the government of Karnataka for excellence in Kannada literature in 2011. Here are…

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2 Heart-warming Children’s Books about Clowns

2 Heart-warming Children’s Books about Clowns

Books about Clowns Hear the word “Clowns” and the first thing that comes to mind is Pennywise from Stephen King’s It.  Did you watch the movie? The clown in the movie is the stuff of nightmares rather than giggles. But remember the fun-loving clowns, like Ronald McDonald? Clowns mean good entertainment! Here are 2 heartwarming books about clowns for the young clown lover! The Farmer and the Clown (Ala Notable Children’s Books. Younger Readers (Awards)) by Marla…

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