When ‘Jamlo Walks’ with Children

Chandrika Kumar, …yr old, from a village in Okra, Khunti district of Jharkhand, shared her response after listening to ‘Jamlo Walks’.

Divya Tirkey Parag Reads 04 Nov 20201

‘जीवन चक्र’ पर बात करतीं दो चित्र किताबें

जीव जगत हमेशा से लुभावना और रहस्यमयी लगता है। जीवन-सृजन एक जटिल प्रक्रिया भी। बच्चों के लिए इस विषय पर छिटपुट किताबें ही प्रकाशित हैं…

Navnit Nirav Parag Reads 13 August 2021

How to Raise Children as Readers

How to Raise Children as Readers

The Parag Initiative supports stories and books in a range of languages, themes, age groups, and genres with the goal of ensuring that children have…

Mini Shrinivasan Parag Reads 5 August 2021

बाल-साहित्य: किताबों की एक महत्वपूर्ण, अद्भुत और बढ़ती हुई श्रेणी

बच्चों की किताबें अभी भी पढ़ता रहा,कुछ पत्रिकाएँ भी,और इनके लिए कुछ कुछ लिखता भी रहा।

Arun Kamal Parag Reads 30 July 2021

Parag Honour List: Behind the Scenes

Parag Honour List: Behind the Scenes

Being on a jury is a fraught business, particularly if you are friends with those whose work is in the mix…

Samina Mishra Parag Reads 23 July 2021


क्यों ज़रूरी है बाल साहित्य की बेहतरीन किताबों की सूची

बच्चों के सामान्य और स्कूली जीवन में बाल साहित्य की अहमियत को सभी स्वीकारते हैं। बच्चों के चहुँमुखी व्यक्तित्व (समग्र) विकास में साहित्य की महत्त्वपूर्ण भूमिका होती है।

Gurbachan Singh Parag Reads 16 July 2021

Developing Contemporary Children’s Literature in Kannada: A Workshop for Aspiring and Emergent Authors

Parag’s Big Little Book Award (BLBA) and KathaVana – Azim Premji University

Jeevitha C Parag Nurtures 27 April 2021

A Move to Enrich Kannada Literature for Children

A Move to Enrich Kannada Literature for Children

Children’s literature is and has always been instrumental in bringing change in society. This perception is a fruitful outcome of my professional experience as a teacher…’

Rekha Bhat Parag Reads 02 February 2021

Exploring Taboos in Children’s Literature

Exploring Taboos in Children’s Literature

Gone are the days when children’s literature refrained from touching upon serious issues, painting instead a rosy picture of vibrant blooms in a world that seemed to exist without any blemishes; where there was a clear and simplistic distinction between good and evil…

Monica Khanna Parag Reads 15 January 2021

Of Boxes and Labels

Of Boxes and Labels

Flyaway Boy is a story about a boy who doesn’t fit in – not in his school, among friends and sometimes even struggles to feel part of his family. As the author Jane De Suza writes, everyone lives in boxes. And Kabir saw those boxes…

Swaha Sahoo Parag Reads 27 November 2020