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Book Review: The Paradise Flycatcher by Deepak Dalal

Deepak Dalal

As soon as you start reading  The Paradise Flycatcher by Deepak Dalal, you are plunged into a story combines plot, character, and details perfectly. It’s hard to stop reading when the writing is engrossing and the setting is irresistible. In The Paradise Flycatcher, a rare white-headed squirrel named Shikar vanishes without a trace. The garden…

Ninja Nani and the Bumbling Burglars| Book Review

ninja Nani

Ninja Nani and the Bumbling Burglars, is the first book in the Ninja Nani series of 2 books released thus far. Written by the brilliant Lavanya Karthik and published by Duckbill Books, this book is a whacky 100 plus pages of witty and hilarious story-telling, written in Chapter book format, and is sure to expand one’s imagination. The Plot…

Lilu’s Lantern | A cute book for Diwali

Lilu's Lantern

About Miheika Publications Today we have, yet another book from Miheika Publications! A Diwali book for young children – Lilu’s Lantern, written and illustrated by Devika Joglekar. This is our second book from Miheika Publications and I was happy to review it for IMC. The illustrations by Devika are so simple, yet so pleasing and perfect – one of the biggest USP…

App Review: Story Talkies

Story Talkies Mobile App

Storytelling Now, I don’t think any parent will undermine the importance of storytelling to their kids. Storytelling helps in developing early literacy skills, builds vocabulary and language along with familiarizing sounds and words that may not be common in day to day interaction (think trenches and snowball). Storytelling encourages imagination and creativity in children. Regular storytelling…

Invited to a Baby Shower? Gift a Book!

Books for Baby Shower

Baby showers and ‘first visits’ to meet newborns come with the need to carry along the perfect gift. Clothing, bedding, towels and other ‘baby essentials’ are always popular, but run the risk of duplication – and are outgrown so quickly! More meaningful and original is a book, which should hopefully be treasured forever. Here are…

Dear Ashi… And the Journey Begins!

The Journey Begins

Continued from http://www.indianmomsconnect.com/2015/12/01/dear-ashi-past-haunts/ AND THE STORY CONTINUES …… Chapter 2 And The Journey Begins…… Dear Ashi My name is Kajal. I’m your mother’s Kochar hostel friend. You probably have heard a lot of stories about us. Well, I’m a part of those stories. One time, simply because I was bored, I decided that our hostel would be a big…