My heart was really touched when my son Avi and I first read about the bond that P T Usha, most famously known as the “Payyoli Express” shared with her coach and guru, Shri O M Nambiar in this book.
Harry Saves the Ocean by N. G. K. and Sylva Fae, Illustrated by Janelle Dimmett, from the international bestselling series, Harry the Happy Mouse, teaches kids about the various issues of plastic pollution, why it is a big problem and how it impacts our marine life and oceans.
A Musical Road Trip by Shyama Panikkar is truly a beautiful road trip filled with fun and music. The best way to introduce little ones to the world of music for it introduces the Swaras or the 7 notes.
Initially Avyukth didn’t know that pigeons fly away when we go near them. He used to feel sad when the pigeons flew away. But after a few days, the pigeons starting trusting Avyukth and they used to sit and eat happily. He too understood that he should not scare them.
The story is short and sweet, perfect for younger children. It teaches children about the loneliness of Noi, the friendship between Noi and the baby whale, the kindness of Noi and how Noi’s dad, who is a single parent here, juggles between work and home.