Aug 122022
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Many Colours of India. Many Colours of Us! [Review]

I had not introduced states or Indian cities to my 5 yr old, and I’m glad that this is his first introduction to them. Orange like the Nagpur Mandarins, Brown like the Coffee Beans of Coorg. We were most excited to find that the book also had a reference to Neil’s grandparents’ city – Chandigarh! Grey like the Hornbills of Chandigarh’s Sukhna Lake!

Aug 012022
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Review: Nimmi’s Spectabulous Schooldays

This book is about 11 year old Nimmi Daruwala who is all set to start a new class and is looking forward to the spectabulous school days ahead. But the new class started on a very BAD note. You want to know why?

Jul 142022
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Want to Escape School with Sachit? [Review]

The Great Escape is about Sachit who wants to escape school because it is a beautiful day outside and there is nothing exciting at school of course. Ever heard about bunking off early from school? It’s not everyone’s cup of tea but Sachit is determined.

Jul 252021

Pickle Yolk Books have award winning and incredibly beautiful picture books for 3-7yrs. Each one of them is unique – from the topic/issue the author chooses to address, to the unparalleled illustrations, to the directness and candidness, to the subtle nuances. We strongly feel that every parent who is raising a sensitive and kind child must ensure at least a few (if not all!) of these enchanting books are included in the home library.

Jul 282022

Review: Grandfather’s Tiger Tales!

The book is a collection of 3 short stories that revolve around tigers. I didn’t know about Sundarbans at all till I read this book but now I really want to visit the forest on one of my trips there.

Jul 202022

Review: The Magic Couch – Adventures with Thatha

There is only a couch but this couch creates magic when the little boy shares his imaginations with his Grandpa who gives wings to his imagination. The couch takes them for adventures to different parts of our country.