Parag, an initiative of Tata Trusts has launched Parag Honour List (PHL) 2022. This list is a curated collection of outstanding books in English and Hindi for children and young adults. List is published annually, comprises noteworthy books of the year and has been created with careful screening and multiple reviews by experts in the children’s literature sector. You can access PHL 2022 along with annotations and details of the book here – English and Hindi
The Parag Honour List Book Box 2022 is an initiative that provides outstanding books of the year to non-profit organisations, libraries, schools, home libraries, and learning centers that have been doing meaningful work in the library space. With the PHL Book Box, we hope to provide libraries with a comprehensive, curated collection of quality children’s literature from various Indian children’s publishers. This initiative is administered by Parag Initiative of Tata Trusts.
Call for Applications
This is an open call for non-profit organisations, libraries, schools, home libraries, and learning centers to apply for this initiative and win a curated collection of quality children’s literature for their libraries. Libraries that received a PHL Book Box in 2020 and 2021 are eligible to apply again this year.
The set includes a diverse collection of 35 titles in English or 9 titles in Hindi which are a part of the Parag Honour List 2022 books. This collection will include original fiction, nonfiction, and poetry in the categories of picture books, young readers, and young adults.
Screening – The applications will be evaluated via calls scheduled with the applicant, and a set of Parag Honour List Books, in either English or Hindi, will be awarded to selected libraries.
Announcement – Selected applications will be notified of their selection to be a recipient of the Parag Honour List Book Box 2022 by the end of June 2022. Books will be delivered to library locations in the months of September or October, subject to availability of courier services.
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