Author : Various Authors
Illustrator : Ashok Rajagopalan
Editor : Priya Krishnan & Deeya Nayar
Fifteen stories and poems meant for reading aloud, by some of India's most talented writers. Sounds, repetition and drama add fun to the interactive experience of storytelling, reading and listening, and develop language skills in young children.
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|Book Details||92 pages; 9.5" x 6.5"; black & white; soft cover|
|Tags||anthology, rhythm, sound, humour, oral stories, story collection, funny stories, famous writers|
Amidst jhamak-tamak sunsets and groves of Malgova mangoes, whirling winds and growling thunderheads, maxi taxis and leafy forests, meet a remarkable cast of two- and four-legged characters in 15 entertaining stories calling out to be heard – because they are meant to be read aloud! Written in prose and verse by some of India's best known writers, all are rich with sound and rhythm and repetition, slipping comfortably into local language where natural – features of the oral tradition that are certain to draw young children into the world of stories, words and the imagination. Ashok Rajagopalan's illustrations add fun and energy in his inimitable style. Contributors: Zai Whitaker, Uma Krishnaswami, Cathy Spagnoli, Jerry Pinto, Manjula Padmanabhan, Rinchin, Jeeva Raghunath, Sandhya Rao, Shobha Tharoor Srinivasan, Rajee H. Singhania, Subir Shukla, Sushmaa Ahuja, Devashish Makhija, Paro Anand, Vayu Naidu.