Book Review | Farmer Falgu Goes to the Market
Author: Chitra Soundar
Illustrator: Kanika Nair
A farmer named Falgu is on his way to the market. This beautifully illustrated story brings out vivid images of the farmer’s journey with all his vegetables to the market. The problems he encounters as he rides his bullock cart on the bumpy, rickety roads.
The book is appropriate for children in the age group of 2-4 years. It helps the child to imagine and develop curiosity on farm commodities like vegetables and eggs and understand the ingenous problem-solving abilities of the farmer. It teaches the child not to give up in times of adversity and develop common sense and logic. Continue reading
THE PLEASANT RAKSHASA
Author: Sowmya Rajendran
Illustrator: Nivedita Subramanian
Karimuga was a pleasant daksha who is purple in colour with pink cheeks and yellow wold flower like teeth and a big belly ..That’s the reason other rakshashas were jealous of him ..
When karimuga heard about the whispers of other rakshasa he was happy but he started Worthing and thought that no one should feel sad because of him and went to the wisdom tree of the jungke to seek help…
He seeked the blessings of the tree to transfer his beauty to other rakshasha around..
All the rakshasas were happy getting the colours on them…
And the karimuga was little sad about his dull look now..
Finally something happened to karimuga and he was happy too was the twist of the story…
A book to tell about sharing and to spread happiness to the people around..
A book for 2 year and above kids
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ONE LOVE BASED ON THE SONG BY BOB MARLEY
Adapted by CEDELLA MARLEY
Illustrated by VANESSA BRANTLEY- NEWTON
A story about a little girl who builds a “ONE LOVE PARK ” by bringing all together.
So cute adorable book loved by my 2.9 year old son from the first read. The story line of the book is based on the song by BOB MARLEY.
One day when the little girl went out to play she found the garbages all over the ground. she started cleaning them up with the help of her friends . Then she brought her family, friends and all neighbors together to clean up the environment and create a garden and park space where they all can enjoy together..
“ONE LOVE ONE HEART
LET’S GET TOGETHER AND FEEL ALL RIGHT”
A refreshing multicultural wonderful book with strong message and beautiful illustrations gains the complete attention of kids to the book
I SAY A LITTLE PRAYER FOR YOU
Song by BURT BACHARACH and HAL DAVID
Illustrated by KARIN LITTLEWOOD
A poetic book which explains about the bonding between a mom and a child..
Eye catching and mesmerising illustrations makes the book a lovely treasure for the kids..
NO MATTER WHAT
Author: DEBI GLIORI
A story of a small fox and mother fox.When a small fox feels that nobody loves him at all since he is grim and grumpy..But the large fox explains that she will love him always no matter what…
Small fox continues the same by asking number of questions to his mother like what if I turned into a bear, a big a crocodile for which the large fox explains that she will love him always No matter what..
An example to how star still shine even they die is a great way to exaplin kids about death, love and acceptance in a easy way..
A book about acceptance and love which gives the confidence to the children to do everything with full heart and they are loved by thier parents no matter what in all situations whomever they may be..
We love reading this..This book always stays special to my heart as my son hugs me for the every read and tells”Ma I love you” for every page we turn..We love watching stars together after every read..