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Shoe Shopping | Book review

Shoe Shopping

Shoe Shopping is a charming little book from Miheika Publications. It is written and illustrated by Devika Joglekar. The book is targeted at kids aged 4 and above. About the Author & Illustrator Devika Joglekar, the author of the book is an award winning animator and illustrator based in San Francisco bay area, CA. She has been…

Bilingual Books – Ladoo Books by Vaibhav Malankar and Ankita Sagar

Ladoo Books

Ladoo books are a series of fun books for young learners from Vaibhav Malankar and Ankita Sagar. These bilingual books are ideal for kids aged 2-4. Ladoo Books The series of four books titled ‘Ladoo and Chai Time‘,’Ladoo and Pooja Day‘, ‘Ladoo and Counting to Ten‘, ‘Ladoo and Farm Friends‘ are bilingual. Ladoo books are…

Children’s Mythology from Nosey Trunk!

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Growing up, listening to stories from our grandparents and parents was how most of us learnt about Indian mythology. These stories made the Divine seem human and almost friend-like. I guess that is why we love them, celebrate them and want to share them with our kids. Ranjani Krishnaswamy of Nosey Trunk combines such stories with her love for…

A Stranger Comes Calling – Making Indian History Fun for Kids

Making Indian History Fun for Kids

“The soldier immediately protested, shaking his head and waving his hands vigorously. The children giggled as he patted his stomach to show he was quite full.” A Stranger Comes Calling is penned by Bharati Jagannathan and illustrated by Tapas Guha. Bharati is a historian and a teacher. She believes in teaching history to kids in…

Book Reviews “Meet My Hindu Gods” and “My First Indian Coloring Book”

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Knowledge of tradition and customs being passed on to the progeny is a mandate! But in Indian Hindu families this knowledge transition hits a snag because unlike many religions, the pantheon of the Hindu deities, undoubtedly, is huge. Parents definitely have a hard time explaining the roles of these uniquely varied forms of Hindu Gods.(At…