Get Booked!! Aug 2019

Get Booked!! Aug 2019

Today we review Wonder by RJ Palacio, a poignant and uplifting tale about an ordinary boy, August, who looks anything but ordinary. Wonder is one of those rare books that has the ability to strike a chord with children and adult readers alike...

More

Family Time = Fun Time

Family Time = Fun Time

As a child, you may have been excited for your annual family holiday or the fun birthday parties your parents threw for you. But when asked to share your favorite childhood memories, it’s almost always the smaller, simpler ones that come to mind...

More

It’s Rhyme Time

It’s Rhyme Time

Nursery rhymes may seem repetitive, outdated or irrelevant to parents today. But actually reading or singing these age-old rhymes aloud to your toddler/ preschooler can prove t…

More

Let there be a “LIT”

Let there be a “LIT”

By Niyati Mehta As a professional who works closely with parents and children, I have heard a lot of parents complain about how kids don’t want to read books for pleasure anymore. The reading (if any at all) happens mostly on a tab or...

More

GET BOOKED!

GET BOOKED!

By Niyati Mehta Our Get Booked series of reviews will focus on a new book/ book series each month, adding to the pool of reading resources you have been using with your children at home, in schools or within your community. The series we are...

More

Shaping Independent Minds

Shaping Independent Minds

By Niyati Mehta Your child’s adult life may be several years or a few months away,but is always a good idea to start preparing them for the real world. There is no right time to do this. There is, however, a right way to gently push them – a...

More