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…

Book Review | PLOP falls the Mango!

Author: Sarvendra Vikram Illustrator: Eshita Munshi Another gem from Pratham Publications, this translated story surrounds a mango that falls from a tree and the reactions of animals after it lands on the ground. Beginning with a pigeon, a rabbit, and…

Book Review | My Juggling Granny

Authors: Mala Kumar & Manisha Chaudhry Illustrator: Niloufer Wadia Grandmothers are extremely sweet and caring. I am sure you will agree that each granny is unique in her own way. All of us have sweet memories with our respective grandmothers…

Book review | Bunty and Bubbly

Author/Illustrator: Sorit Gupto This story is about a little girl called Bunty. She loves playing outdoors in sand, and chasing butterflies and birds. But she hates cleaning up after playing and brushing her teeth. One night she gets a dream…

Book Review | Farmer Falgu Goes to the Market

Author: Chitra Soundar Illustrator: Kanika Nair A farmer named Falgu is on his way to the market. This beautifully illustrated story brings out vivid images of the farmer’s journey with all his vegetables to the market. The problems he encounters…

Book Review | Aaloo Maaloo Kaaloo

Author: Vinita Krishna Illustrator: Suvidha Mistry In the good old days, children visited their grandparents’ houses in the village during vacations. Because most villages did not have electricity and had limited “entertainment” options, it was easy to engage children in…