Best Children's Books from India

Best Children’s Books by Indian Authors

My search for Best Children's Books began when I had to gift some books to my 12-year-old niece. I surfed through the internet and...
The Puffin book of Hindu Gods and Goddesses

The Puffin book of Hindu Gods and Goddesses

Hindu Gods and Goddesses can baffle anyone. One, they are so many of them. Two, they can change avatars and take different forms. Three,...
The Secret Sanctuary by Stephen Alter

The Secret Sanctuary by Stephen Alter

The Secret Sanctuary is another gem from Stephen Alter - a mesmerizing author. He like Ruskin Bond lives in Uttarakhand. Stephen re-creates the same...

Riddle of the Seventh Stone by Monideepa Sahu

I love the stories that take your imagination beyond the realism of the world. Where everything is possible though not always without the requisite...
When your Granny was a little Girl by Manju Dasgupta

When your Granny was a little Girl by Manju Dasgupta

A grandmother, who lives away from her two grandchildren from two sons, writes the story of her childhood for them. Separated by two generations...
Who Let Nonu Out? by Anita Nair

Who Let Nonu Out? by Anita Nair – Book Review

In the middle of all the stress in life, Who Let Nonu Out? A kid's book is an absolute stress buster. You are immersed...

The Mummy With No Name by Geronimo Stilton

I believe these Mummy With No Name are hugely popular series of children’s books whose authorship is credited to the key character Geronimo Stilton....
Elbie’s Quest by Manjul Bajaj

Elbie’s Quest by Manjul Bajaj – Book Review

Elbie’s Quest is a small little book by Manjul Bajaj. It takes you to Rangeeli Duniya - a fantasy world that she creates around...

Pyre of Queens (Return of Ravana) by David Hair

A New Zealander who has studied history visits an old fort in Rajasthan. And gets inspired to write a story. He uses his imagination...

Journey to Black Hole by Hari Joshi

This is one of the two books written by Hari, who is a very good friend of mine. I have been a part of...