Violence against women. Safety lessons through fairy tales
Posted on: October 2020
Why are the fairy tales written in 1812 by the Grimm brothers still relevant today?Perhaps, because although penned more than two hundred years ago,...
Posted on: October 2020
What ails society? Why are crimes against young girls rising? WHY?? WHY?? WHY??Perhaps we need to go to the root and understand the causes. Is it, a...
Whom did Mahatma Gandhi inspire?
Posted on: September 2020
Whom did Mahatma Gandhi inspire and what did they do? Many people have been inspired to follow in his footsteps some in big ways and some in small....
Posted on: September 2020
M.K. Gandhi, a Bar-at-Law, alias a naked fakir, as Sir Winston Churchil was wont to call him, began his social activism in South Africa in the...
Posted on: September 2020
Gandhi is revered the world over as one of history’s most transformational and inspiring figures. His strong sense of justice for the downtrodden,...
Posted on: June 2020
Barack Obama, former US President, says, "for millions of Americans, being treated differently on account of race is tragically, painfully,...
Posted on: June 2020
"We have been beaten down (as African Americans) for so many years. It sucks your soul...This is a tipping point. We need to make a stand. We've got...
Posted on: June 2020
"I stand with the Black community's fight for justice for Ahmaud Arbery, Breonna Taylor, George Floyd and many, many others before them. We cannot...
Posted on: June 2020
“George Floyd’s death may have compelled you to post a black image on your social-media accounts but what it should really have done is made you...
Posted on: December 2019
1st Place: JBCN International School, Borivali (W) Learners are practically taught how to locate and shelf books and the shelves are labelled for...
Posted on: October 2019
1. Change yourself“You must be the change you want to see in the world.”“As human beings, our greatness lies not so much in being able to remake the...
Posted on: October 2019
Tell Me - Who Is Mahatma Gandhi??   A Rebel? A Diplomat?  A Political Strategist? A Saint?     All of the above .......and MORE, MUCH,...
Posted on: October 2019
Trace his Remarkable Journeythrough these 10 fact-filled fun books!         Through this picture book, co-author and grandson of Gandhiji,...
Posted on: September 2019
Greta Thunberg, a 16 year-old Swedish girl thundered her concerns to the people in power at the UN Summit on Climate Change. In an impassioned speech...
Posted on: September 2019
PRINCIPALSMrs Jimmy Agarwal, Principal of Vibgyor High, Kharghar: "Reading is a symbiotic relationship between a Reader and a Writer. All books talk...
Posted on: September 2019
  Beloved Author: Ruskin Bond Renowned Artist: Akbar Padamsee Captain of Industry: Jamshyd Godrej Our Chief Guest: LRSIA 2017 Our Esteemed Judge...
Young India Books HALL OF FAME
Posted on: September 2019
Why participate in LRSIA? Many schools encourage their students to read. LRSIA encourages a child to read deeper into a book and understand the...
Posted on: December 2018
Letter of Appreciation from Mrs Jimmy Agarwal. Principal of Vibgyor High, Kharghar   Reading is a symbiotic relationship between a Reader and a...
Posted on: December 2018
  LRSIA has a dual mission: to recognise and applaud schools that go the extra mile to instill a love for reading, as well as, to inspire and...
Find the best of Indian books about children with disabilities
Posted on: November 2018
Note: 3rd December has been designated by the UN as International Day of Persons with Disabilities. Perhaps it would be a good idea that this day...
Posted on: November 2018
Year of the Weeds by Siddhartha Sarma published by Duckbill, is one of the rare books that deals with a topic of social injustice, bureaucratic...
Posted on: November 2018
The Sentinelese are a negrito tribe who live on the North Sentinel Island of the Andamans. They bear resemblance to the other tribes of the Andamans...
Posted on: November 2018
Congratulations Nina on winning the pretigious Big little Book award for illustrations!  The citation states, "Nina is a story teller par excellence...
Posted on: November 2018
Tall or Short?  Thin or Fat?  Young or Old?  Dark or Fair?  Abled or Disabled? The thing is that our appearance is how people percieve us, but we all...
Posted on: November 2018
What's the overarching purpose of having a day designated as Children's Day?Year after year oodles of fun and games are planned for kids to celebrate...
Posted on: October 2018
BOOK RELATED1st Prize Shamruddhi ShelkeDiamond Jubilee High School, Mumbai Samruddhi's Choice Hot Chocolate is Thicker than BloodAuthor: Rupa Gulab ...
Posted on: October 2018
   BOOK RELATED1st Prize Shreeda ParulkarEuro School, Airoli Mumbai Shreeda's Choice Hic!CopotamusAuthor: Geeta Dharmarajan Publisher: Katha In the...
Posted on: October 2018
  BOOK RELATED 1st Prize Amogh RaoVibgyor Roots and Rise, Mumbai  Amogh's Choice Run, it's Butterfingers Again!Author: Khyrunnisa A. Publisher:...
Posted on: January 2018
The Leading Reading Schools of India Award, an annual award was established in 2014 by Young India Books; India’s foremost review site of children’s...
Posted on: January 2017
This unique trophy has been specially crafted and manufactured in Channapatna, the toy town of Karnataka, near Mysore city. The origin of the toys...
Posted on: February 2016
Trophy being presented to Mrs Damayanti Bhattacharya, Headmistress of the Cathedral and John Connon Middle School by Mrs Shamim Padamsee The school...