Reading is a very good habit for anyone to have. If you want your kids to inculcate this habit, you have to make it fun and enjoyable for them. Reading will not only provide them with knowledge but will also help them pass their time while doing something that is good for them. Mentioned below are a few books that are easily accessible and your kids will love to read;
The Best of Panchatantra
The Best of Panchatantra, compiled by well-known author Mrs. Rungeen Singh, has outstanding stories from Panchatantra, an ancient inter-related collection of animal fables in verse and prose. The stories in the books are very useful for the parents to help them guide their children towards the values of human life.
Best of Tinkle Digest
Tinkle is an Indian fortnightly magazine for children. The magazine contains comics, stories, puzzles, quizzes, contests and other features targeted at school children. It has been an integral part of growing up in India in the last two decades and characters like Suppandi and Shikari Shambu that were created in the early years of the magazine have nationwide recognition among all age groups.
The Best of Akbar and Birbal
Akhbar and Birbal stories are very famous and always teach a lesson in the ned. They are fun as well as informative. They are great for kids to read and learn something.
Great Stories for Children
Great Stories for Children is a collection of some of Ruskin Bond’s most delightful children’s stories. It stars Toto, the monkey, who takes a fancy to the narrator’s aunt, much to her dismay, a python besotted by his own appearance, a mischievous ghost who enjoys stirring up the house when things get dull, three young children stranded in a storm on the Haunted Hilland Ruskin Bond himself, who happens to make the acquaintance of a ghost at a resort late one night.
The Best of Tenali Rama
The Best of Tenali Raman by Mrs. Rungeen Singh is a great compilation of interesting and entertaining stories of Tenali Raman right from his childhood to adulthood.
Grandma’s Bag of Stories
Sudha Murty’s Grandma’s Bag of Stories is simply delightful. The story starts with Anand, Krishna, Raghu, and Meena arriving at their grandparents’ house in Shiggaon. Overjoyed Ajji and Ajja(Grandmother and grandfather in Kannada) get the house ready, while Ajji prepares delicious snacks for children. Finally, times come when everyone gathers around Ajji, as she opens her big bag of stories. She tells stories of kings and cheats, princesses and onions, monkeys and mice and scorpions, and hidden treasures.
The Adventures of Tintin
The adventures of Tintin is a series of 24 books by Belgian cartoonist Georges Remi, who wrote under the pen name Hergé. Tintin is one of the most iconic characters in children’s books. The book is perfect for lovers of graphic novels, mysteries, and historical adventures.
Malgudi Adventures is an amazing book by author R. K. Narayan. After the tremendous success of Malgudi Schooldays, R. K. Narayan wrote his second masterpiece. The story is all about the escapades of Swami and his friends in the magical South Indian small town of Malgudi.