Hanuman And The Orange Sun.  Written by Amy Maranville. Illustrated by Tim Palin.

   This book arrived in our little library at the right time when grandma is teaching the 3 year old Hanuman Chaleesa. And this book became a great way for a grand parent and a grand daughter to bond over the innumerable stories of Hanuman dada.  Inspired by India and made for little hands thisContinue reading “Hanuman And The Orange Sun.  Written by Amy Maranville. Illustrated by Tim Palin.”

The Boy Who Swallowed A Nail & Other Stories by Lalita Iyer.

My shelfie this week. I love reading Lalita’s blogs (www.mommygolightly.com) so, was very eager to read her new book. Because I knew, just like her posts every story in this book would make me smile too. And it surely did. In ‘Everyone Goes To Nainital’ I loved Amma who is wondering where to hang aContinue reading “The Boy Who Swallowed A Nail & Other Stories by Lalita Iyer.”

What happens when a mother takes up a challenge of reading 52 books in 52 weeks.

Last year, I took up the daunting task of reading 52 books in 52 weeks. Day one and my two year old almost drowned the first book into the tub. And I was convinced that this was going to be tougher than I had thought. Nevertheless, I decided to stick to my plan and wantedContinue reading “What happens when a mother takes up a challenge of reading 52 books in 52 weeks.”