Adventure

Fast-paced stories of action & excitement.

"One night, in the dim darkness of his room, Moin heard something shuffling and sniffling under his bed ..."
It is a monster.
Moin has to learn to ... Read More

“It was no great hardship for Moin to stop singing, but stopping the monster was proving to be an impossible task ...”

When you share a house ... Read More

It began with undead Taliban in Afghan villages" and faster than anyone could have anticipated, the darkness spread through the world.

In a world ... Read More

Mix one lonely princess with a bunch of school friends and a little boy; add a top secret recipe Masterbook, lots of exotic food, a villainous raja ... Read More

Rousseau is a silly, happy dog who has one special power: he can tell the time.
When the Orange Marmaladies from the Black Hole of Time stop all ... Read More

"The wordkeeper was taken; abducted right under my nose. That left my final hope, the new wordkeeper."
Anya’s carefree teenage life is thrown into ... Read More
When Alice follows a bunny-eared zombie down a rabbit hole, life changes for ever.
Fifteen years after the Rising, the great cities and countries ... Read More

Mumbai, 2000. Viveka, Vhy and Mikey live a life of regular pleasures--movies, pancakes, romance, gossip. Until one day, a strange message flashes ... Read More

The world may just be ending.

Cities across the world have been decimated by nuclear bombs, the air and water are poisoned and humanity is dying ... Read More

'One day they were here and the next day they were gone.'

The world is in great danger. Kali, the powerful god, has a new weapon "the deadly ... Read More

For Sale:

One sister. Age: 8. Pesky. Likes cigarette sweet. Answers to the name of Pingu. Free! If you take her boopy too.

Dear Vanamala, I have ... Read More

Petu Pumpkin is always eating. When he starts emptying his friends' tiffin boxes, they form a secret society to save their lunches. But the magic ... Read More

by Natasha Sharma
illustrated by Vandana Bist

The mighty Mughal emperor Akbar is angry. Someone is leaking secrets of his court to his enemies. What's worse, his enemies are now laughing at ... Read More

by Natasha Sharma
illustrated by Tanvi Bhat

The great Mauryan emperor Ashoka is furious. Someone is messing with the messages he wants inscribed on rocks and pillars. What's worse, the ... Read More

The Orange Marmaladies are back!

This time they have captured Rousseau, the timetelling superdog, and taken him to Marmaland, to find out what ... Read More

The Candy Bandit is on the loose ...
 
Laddoos, cupcakes and candy are disappearing from lunch boxes! Will the Superlative Supersleuths catch the ... Read More

The Gap Club has challenged the Fourth Standards to a football match. But they cannot practise unless they get a football! The fate of the match ... Read More

by Natasha Sharma
illustrated by Priya Kuriyan

Razia Sultan, the dynamic ruler of Dihli, is enraged. Someone is sending her pesky presents--girly dresses and soppy poems on sultanas. What’s ... Read More

by Arti Sonthalia
illustrated by Sebin Simon

Krish has to give a speech at school. But how can he, when he stammers? And what’s worse, his partner is the Big Bully! Will Krish get out of ... Read More

by Shabnam Minwalla
illustrated by Tanvi Bhat

Nina is very shy, but she has a secret superpower. When a silver owl disappears from a neighbour's house, it's the shy supergirl who has to find ... Read More

What is the connection between a murder in 1919 Stockholm and a drug ring in present-day India?
 
Sherlock Holmes is dead, but his legacy lives on ... Read More

by Jerry Pinto
illustrated by Priya Kuriyan

Enter the monster garden

and meet a Scrumpeelious 

a Sharmistickle 

a Tankstomper ...

... and many other strange creatures. 

But what does a ... Read More

Nothing worries Nanju too much; not the fact that he walks funny or that he’s known as the class copy cat or that the cleverest (and prettiest) ... Read More

by Shabnam Minwalla
illustrated by Tanvi Bhat

Sumi is not a lucky girl. Her super-chef mom is always feeding her things like pumpkin peel muffins and furryleaf parathas. Yuck.

Sumi has to get ... Read More

by Meera Nair
illustrated by Priya Kuriyan

Maya has finally become a monitor! But oh no! She's lost the key to the class cupboard! It's not at home, it's not in the playground and it's ... Read More

The little town of Babubari seems to attract all kinds of dubious characters--sinister sadhus, annoyed actors, slimy sethjis, marauding monkeys ... Read More

by Yashodhara Lal
illustrated by Shreya Sen

Peanut's plans always end badly! 'No more plans,' says her mother. But the neighbourhood pups need help, so Peanut has to make a new plan, ... Read More

Sinister aliens are on the loose ...

Money is appearing mysteriously in unexpected places around the city. UFOs have been spotted in the ... Read More

An antique watch is stolen...
Packets of Mayamix are destroyed...
A neighbour goes missing...

Something fishy is going on and Mira the detective will ... Read More

What do you do when strangers suddenly become part of your life?

Maitreyi’s new year at Hill School does not begin well - a few days before ... Read More

by Rupa Gulab
illustrated by Chetan Sharma

Sandy's mummy is getting as large as an elephant. But he has no time to worry about it because his new friend, Aftab, needs saving from mean Mrs ... Read More

When Petu starts cheating, his friends are sure he is headed for a life of crime. They try everything to stop him--hypnosis, a home-baked truth ... Read More

What do you do when you're all alone, with no friends at all?

Elizabeth is apprehensive about going back to Hill School. For a start, it has now ... Read More

by Lavanya Karthik
illustrated by Habib Ali

My big brother Neel has wheels!

Neel's wheelchair transforms itself to fight dragons and monsters and chase away scary creatures of the night.


This ... Read More

Something strange is afoot at the Royal Academy of Science, Magic and the Arts ...

A standing statue sits down with a meditative smile ...

A ... Read More

by Shabnam Minwalla
illustrated by Tanvi Bhat

When Jiya meets Urmila, she sees a loud girl with a fierce expression and too-bright clothes. Urmila sees a snooty girl with a dull dress and no ... Read More

What do you do when you have secrets you can’t share?

After her first term in Hill School, Ayesha is quite happy to go back to school--because she ... Read More

MUMMY'S COMIN'! RUN!

There's a mummy at the Gadbadnagar Museum! A real live--er, dead--mummy, and it's awake! And eating people!

GRAAAON

Wait, it ... Read More

What do you do when everything familiar in your life might disappear?

Mahrukh is excited to be back at school for the winter. They have a new ... Read More

‘Sometimes, Korok, it is best if the sorkar forgets you.’

Korok lives in a small Gond village in western Odisha. His life is in the garden ... Read More

by Arefa Tehsin
illustrated by Chetan Sharma

Only those who really, badly need an answer would dare go to the witch! But Amra has done something bad, and he really, badly needs to know if he ... Read More

by Madhuri Kamat
illustrated by Niloufer Wadia

'We need to take him out of here. Xerxes will never grow up with Mamavaji around.'

Xerxes' mother wants him to be like JRD Tata, but all Xerxes ... Read More

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December 2018