Ruskin Bond has a special place in our heart. And we are excited to present our student reporter, Arush Chandel’s beloved books and stories from Bond. Arush is an 8th grader from Summer Valley School in Dehradun. Most recently, Arush won a prize in our flash fiction inter-school event at Varta in August. Do you…
Even if we all start books because they’re apparently going to invoke the sleep gods, reading has a profound impact on children and adults. Author Sandhya Acharya spoke to us on Kitabi Qisse on the power of creating family book memories. Who said children’s books are only for children? Sandhya shares her favorite books as…
Data scientist and parent to two, Kripsa Mehta just turned into an incredible author debuting with Aashi and the Robot. With a futuristic setting, Kripsa talks about teaching kids human values in a fun way. As parents, we totally relate to learning by observation and hope you enjoy this little chat too! Mehta’s writing uses…
Earlier this week we spoke to children’s book authors, Balveen Singh, Shachi Kaushik, and Dushyant Wadivkar on parenting tips to engage diaspora kids. The Likhawat panel of authors spoke from personal experiences, and had tips to go beyond reading as well. Toddler parents, Balveen and Dushyant talked about parenting responsibilities and how juggling many things…
Indo-Fijian children’s book author Balveen Singh grew up in the United States and almost never saw her life represented in media. In this episode of Kitabi Qisse, Balveen shares parenting tips to encourage young readers through books and activities! As a mom, Balveen was excited to create a unique bilingual picture book to inspire her…
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