Friday, March 31, 2017

Meet Melinda and her Gang of Writers


Ever read a book written by cuddly toy characters? Meet Melinda Kinsman, and the Top of the Wardrobe Gang who write and illustrate their own books.

Sunday, March 19, 2017

LadooBook: Chai Time with Vaibhav Malankar

Last week, I introduced you to LadooBook and as promised, I have with me on the blog today, Vaibhav Malankar, who along with his wife Ankita Sagar, created the wonderful picture book series.

Wednesday, March 08, 2017

5 Classics Every Woman Should Read

Priya's Lit Blog: 5 Books Every Woman Should Read

March 8 is Women's Day, the day many women pause and think about their past, present and future. So did a friend of mine, who on reflection realised that she hadn't read a book in years, thanks to her busy work life. She felt that she needed to read stories of ordinary women just like her and their sorrows, fears, and little joys, that she could relate to.

Saturday, March 04, 2017

LadooBook: Raising Multilingual Readers

Priya's Lit Blog: LadooBook -Multicultural Children's Book Review
Did you know that February 21 is celebrated as International Mother Language Day? The idea behind it is to promote awareness and acceptance of linguistic diversity and multilingualism, which I believe, is of prime relevance today. And I'm excited to introduce you to LadooBook, a brilliant venture to connect young readers with Indian culture and teach a little bit of Hindi.

Read on to claim the special code at the end of the post.