Darn good yarn, and funny too.
“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 with a ... Read More
by Ranjit Lal
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
When the going gets tough, SCOOT. It's a world of flat-track bullies.
Happy annual vacation, folks!
I am Ravi, Ravi Venkatesan. You can just call me ... Read More
Timmi's life is full of tangles: Her mother expects her to go to school even though she's a raja; Idliamma eats up all her idlis and everyone thinks ... Read More
Can a fart change a life? Authors Jerry Pinto, Anushka Ravishankar and Sayoni Basu delve into their childhood memories of Goa, Kerala and Bengal, ... Read More
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 taken ... 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 Rupa Gulab
'Probably one of the best teen books from an Indian writer' - 101 Indian Children's Books We Love
Priya believes her dad died before she was born until ... Read More
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 Akbar. ... Read More
The great Mauryan emperor Ashoka is furious. Someone is messing with the messages he wants inscribed on rocks and pillars. What's worse, the messages ... 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 makes ... 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 rests ... Read More
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
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 this ... Read More
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 the ... Read More
Enter the monster garden
and meet a Scrumpeelious
a Tankstomper ...
... and many other strange creatures.
But what does a Sharmistickle ... 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 M Krishnan
The hispid hare
is rather rare"
in fact, outside north-eastern east
it lives nowhere,
and even there
it is a most uncommon beast.
With scientific facts, ... Read More
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 her ... Read More
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
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, urgently! ... 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 get ... 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 school ... Read More
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 become ... Read More
Jahan’s best friend Susie has a lisp. The boys in the park tease her and call her Thoothie and the kids at school laugh at her. Fed up, Susie ... 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 demigod is ... Read More
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