Review | Sringeri Srinivas’s Cow must MOO!

Author: Rohini Nilekani Illustrators: Angie & Upesh Publication: Pratham Age: Level 2 (3+) This is a part of a series of stories about a banana farmer named Sringeri Srinivas. The series surrounds this banana farmer and quirky tales on his…

Review | Kottavi Raja and his Sleepy Kingdom

Author: Yasasvini Sampathkumar Illustrator: Henu Mehtani Publication: Pratham Books Age: Level 3 (7-10 years) How many of you have trouble sleeping at night? Yawning through the day and feeling fresh like a daisy at night? If you answered yes to…

Early Reader becomes a Bookworm

I have borrowed the above statement from a famous adage: “The early bird gets the worm”. We all learned this proverb in school. It applies to every walk of life. In case of children, this adage gains more significance as they…

Review | Tap Tap Tapak (Hindi)

Author: Amar Goswami Illustrator: Partho Sengupta Publisher: Pratham Language: Hindi This review has been long overdue. But I felt it is appropriate time to talk about this book – it is the rainy season now, and kids love the rains!…

Review | Nat Geo Kids’ Little Kids First Big Book series

Type: Hardcover Age group: 4+ Language: English Author/Publisher: Nat Geo Kids If you are wondering what to gift your toddler who has turned 4, then here is the perfect series for them. I recommend this as a parent whose toddler…

Book Review | Mera Parivaar (Hindi)

Author(s): Arshi Naaz, Kuldeep Sandhu and Susheela Illustrator: Rajeev Verma ‘Banjara’ A Level 1 book in Hindi by Pratham Publications, Mera Parivaar or my family is about the various members of a family in India. As a level 1 book,…

Book Review | Gajapati Kulapati Chapaakkk Dadhomm (Hindi)

After his big sneeze in Gajapati Kulapati (http://thebookmark.in/home/3880-gajapati-kulapati-hindi.html) and his booming gurrburroomm in Gajapati Kulapati Gurrburroomm (http://thebookmark.in/home/1449-gajapati-kulapati-gurrburrrrooom-english.html) after consuming tonnes of food, it is now time to see a playful Gajapati leap and splash around in water in the third book Gajapati Kulapati…

Book Review | Amma Tell Me About Krishna

Author: Bhakti Mathur Illustrator: Maulshree Somani This is the part 1 in the Krishna Trilogy written by Bhakti Mathur. Amma Tell Me About Krishna is a part of the Amma Tell Me series of books where a boy called Klaka…