A story of a little boy whose shopping turned into an unexpected adventure

MYRON’S MAGIC COW

AUTHOR : Marlene Newman

ILLUSTRATOR: Jago

         Whenever mum needed something Will was too busy and Rita was too little to help, so it is always Myron who was about to help mom. One of the such Sunday ahs turned to be an adventurous day for Myron.

On a  Sunday morning when mom was about to make pancakes milk got over and so she called Myron to get milk from the shop.

As usual Myron went out of the flat, down the corridor and through the street, A peculiar sound came from the separation of the tall buildings. A girl with a curly hair whispered through his ears. Though Myron knows he wasn’t supposed to talk to strangers He was curious to know how could she know that they are out of milk? Continue reading

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Bear’s New Friend

BEAR’s NEW FRIEND
AUTHOR: Karma Wilson
ILLUSTRATOR: Jane Chapman

On a hot summer day bear wished to go out and play.So he went in the search of his friend little mouse and heard a surprise sound in the tree n thought it would be his friend mouse. But the mouse scurries from the ground and said “Its not me”. Bear along with the mouse wondered about who would be there. Mouse thought it would be the hare and called him to come out. But the hare hops along and said “Hi howdy ho”.

As the sound continued on the tree they decided to follow and find who it would be. May be a badger..No not but the badger along with the Gopher and Mole was peering into the deep hole.They thought it would be Raven or wren ,as the sound continued . But they flapped down from the sky to say a hi to thier friends..But the rustling sound continued. So the bear shouted as who are you and why are you hiding the whole day?..and the answer came in the trembling voice ” Because I am shy”.
Suddenly Two PEEKABOO eyes with a voice came out “who”?
Bear said a “Hi please do not hide, come outside, let’s have fun “.
An owl said “Hooo hooo hooo”. Hello I’m owl and just came flying by..
They all were delighted to see their new friend .

They all spent the day in the swimming pool in the hot summer sun with their new friend..

A BOOK to learn about different animals and their places..😍
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A tale of an adventurous kitten discovering himself

ONLY A CAT by JUTTA ASH

AGE : 2 YEARS AND ABOVE

STORY

Kitten cat was upset because he cant fly like a bird, he cant crack a nut like squirrels, he cant hop like frogs,he cant shook the mud and stroll over like cocks. ” I am only  a cat , I cant do anything “,he cried to his mother in distress .

His mother sprang to her feet and asked the kitten to follow her to show what it meant to be a cat. His mother showed to climb a tree, catch a mouse, walk on a tightrope, move silently more like lizards, get to the lazy dog, taking a nap safely, tasting the cream without wasting them, to see clearly in the darkness. And finally she called out for the meet to announce loudly that only cats can do all this and not all other animals and birds.

But the kitten who couldn’t stop for that rushed to the river to catch a fish, which in turn turned into a adventurous funny story..

REVIEW

A great book with glowing illustrations for cat lovers where it is easy to understand what is to be like a cat . The importance of knowing one-self, self esteem  and to stay away from comparisons and traps.

 

Tulika books on creepy crawlies

Sunu -Sunu Snail STORM IN THE GARDEN by SANDHYA RAO ,Pictures by  ASHOK RAJAGOPALAN

Sunu sunu the snail who is playing in the garden with his friends the ants. Suddenly there is a storm in the garden. So the ants asked him to return back home so his mother will not worry for him.He returnd back to home, under a big rock, and started narrating about the storm and what all he heard.

A delightful picture book with simple text and excellent illustrations for a 2 year old Continue reading

A book to learn about migration 

WAGTAIL FLIES AWAY by MATHANGI SUBRAMANIAN illustrated by SUVIDHA MISTRY

When the weather gets colder and the days get shorter, wagtail identifies its time to migrate to warmer places. Here a wagtail and her mama are getting ready with their flock to migrate as the winter is nearby. When the mama explains about flying across the oceans and across the land , wagtail doubts about her strongness to fly so far. Mama clears her doubt that they grow strong enough by eating healthy foods for months. Continue reading

A story of a carousel duck who longs to fly

DUCK by RANDY CECIL

A story of a carousel duck who longs to fly. At knew her wings are made of wood and She can’t fly with the carved wings.  She spends her days watching the real flying ducks and longing and nighy dreaming of flying among them. She use to wonder about the flying ducks and their closeness to stars and sky.

Everything got changed when a little list duckling walked to 5th duck on a spring day. Duck has never seen such a small duck and so she was amused to see the yellow fuzzy  small duck. From that moment duck and duckling become closer, they laughed played and even dreamt together. Continue reading