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Review: My Little Sikh Handbook Travel Journal: Visiting Amritsar

I can’t believe it’s been soooo many years since I posted a review. That’s not to suggest that I haven’t been reading -I promise I have read awesome books but … Continue reading

January 8, 2022 · Leave a comment

My Little Sikh Handbook by Artika Aurora Bakshi

Trying to explain religion, or the concept behind its rituals and what its prayers signify is a daunting task. So how do you write about a religion in these sticky … Continue reading

September 30, 2018 · Leave a comment

Three Little Monkeys by Quentin Blake and Emma Chichester Clark

…The sort of thing you have to expect if you have Three Little Monkeys! With delightful illustrations by renowned illustrator Quentin Blake, and an enchanting tale by writer Emma Chichester … Continue reading

July 4, 2017 · Leave a comment

Yoga Bunny by Brian Russo

Brian Russo’s Yoga Bunny, loves doing yoga. But none of his friends in the forest are interested in joining him. While Yoga Bunny is calmly practising the Tree Pose and … Continue reading

March 27, 2017 · Leave a comment

The Nerdy Dozen by Jeff Miller

THE ENEMY FIGHTER JETS SURGED PAST NEIL ANDERTOL, soaring over desolate, sandy terrain. Neil glanced out either side of his cockpit window. Two planes from his own squad were flying … Continue reading

January 19, 2017 · Leave a comment

The Girl Who Chose by Devdutt Pattanaik

After the Fun in Devlok series and Pashu, comes The Girl Who Chose, the story of Sita. As it says on the cover, this is Devdutt Pattanaik’s way of narrating … Continue reading

August 14, 2016 · Leave a comment

Maya in a Mess by Meera Nair

Maya wants to be class monitor and nothing seems to go right for her. She runs late, speaks her mind, always loses things and has tough competition from perfect Nidhi. … Continue reading

August 8, 2016 · Leave a comment

Wonderful Wildlife A to Z by Geetika Jain and Bittu Sahgal

┬áIt’s a Jungle out there… And you definitely need to know the A to Z of the mighty jungle. Wonderful Wildlife A to Z by Geetika Jain and Bittu Sahgal … Continue reading

July 7, 2016 · Leave a comment

Kidding Around NYC by Suzanne Roche

“It’s called KIDDING AROUND for a reason. Yes, it’s written for kids (you guessed that, right?) but it’s also entertaining and full of unusual details and fun information. If you … Continue reading

March 20, 2016 · Leave a comment

Suraya’s Gift: The Story Catcher Children by Malavika Nataraj

“As more stories are added in, the spiderweb gets bigger and bigger and bigger until it forms an invisible blanket that covers every city and town, every village and every … Continue reading

February 1, 2016 · Leave a comment