Little Satya lives by the River Ganga in Banaras and longs to row her own boat, just like her father. But he says she's not old enough or strong enough. But Satya can't wait. . . One day, she makes a little paper boat and that night, she dreams and drifts into a watery world. As the story unfolds, t..
It's time to get ready for school and the little girl in this book is still in a world of dreams – of tigers, elephants, the sea... And as she tries to hurry up, her grandmother tells her the secret of what made her father go to school. Sowmya Rajendran's story is inspired by her father's experience..
Little Siri slips away from home one day and goes around asking whomsoever she meets to smile. Find out why in the pages of this bright and cheerful book that evokes a world of colour and things to discover. ..
Irfaan has a story in his head. So do Thanh, Suzanne, Wang and others. They write them down on white sand and yellow sand, pebbly and clayey sand... and then what happens to them? Sandhya Rao lyrically evokes the ebb and flow of tales across distant shores. Srividya Natarajan's stunning illustration..
Tiger cub Sultan and his Ammi have a special friend they call Junglee Bina. “Bina is bold. She's not afraid of the forest or the animals,” says little Sultan. Bina loves the jungle, and wanders there on her own for hours, taking photographs. It is these stunning photos that show us Sultan's life in ..
Chakrampur is a prosperous little town thanks to its smart mayor, Piloo Paheliji. He loves to show off how clever he is by asking riddles no one can answer, and even celebrates a Riddle Day every year. Whoever can answer his riddle that day stands to win a thousand rupees. But twelve years have gone..
When rock bees build a bee colony in Gowri's balcony, her mother decides to ask Mr Ramaiah, an expert on bees, for help. They don't have to be killed, the bee master tells Gowri and her mother. Just moved to a safer place, safe for us and for them. The little girl watches, fascinated, as the bee mas..
This is a sequel to Birdywood Buzz: Return of the Vulture. The birds are gathering in Birdywood for The Great Birdywood Games and birds are coming in from all over the world to participate in events that will decide who flies fastest and highest, and who is strongest. Amid much drama, tweeting and c..
The Kite tree changes. . . Its leaves fall, they grow back, flowers appear and it begins to hum with life. But that's not all. It comes up with a beautiful and unexpected surprise! The cadence of the words and tactile illustrations reflect these moods in a story that celebrates the splendor of the s..
A lonely king and queen hear a voice calling out to them. They look inside their home, in the garden and beyond, searching in vain, while all the time it grows louder. . . Author and illustrator Deepa Balsavar says, "This is the story we made up for our little girl. As a baby it was her night-time f..
An owl drops a purple feather in a forest. A little girl picks it up and there begins a journey into magical lands... The Magic Feather began with a unique 3D character that intern Roma Singh crafted out of an old book. She made wild hair from its pages and cut out eyes like moons. Its playfulness d..