Young children’s literature

My Summer Reading List (For the Kiddies)

The good news: There are more absolutely wonderful books waiting to be read than you have the time for! The bad news: There are more absolutely wonderful books waiting to be read than you have the time (or pocket money) for. I blame it on the summer. Longer evenings. Restless humid afternoons. Too-hot-to-go-out-or-do-anything weekends. And […]

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A useful reading list for young readers

And from my very kind and erudite friends at Pritya, who are wonderful publishers indeed, here is an excellent reading list for young readers: Some time back (writes Pritya to the parent who had a query concerning good books for children), I have compiled a list of books that might interest children of this age […]

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A letter from a concerned parent

Deepika Mital, a well-read lady, and mother of two, sent in this letter yesterday. I believe each reader can offer Deepika some recommendations and/or words of sympathy 🙂 Any magazine / newspaper worth its views will constantly lament that the reading habit is a dying tradition, or at least in its bi-annual features. But why […]

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