Children's literature is purposefully crafted for a segment of society without political or economic clout—individuals devoid of wealth, suffrage, or command over the levers of finance and governance.
The trader decides not to return home. He sends a message to his wife: "Do not worry about me. I am going to the capital of Kishkindha with Devraj horse. I will return with a sack full of money in 15 days."
One of my most vivid memories growing up was discovering the joys of reading during one train journey to Rajshahi, Muhammad Zafar Iqbal's novel of childhood adventures
Cancel culture is best treated as a collective decision to minimise the cultural influence a person and their work have moving forward.
Few experiences in life can prepare us to be more sensitive, more inclusive, and generally kinder human beings than reading.
Five chapters, each centred around key values of Islam, narrated by young Falak
All of it–the material right for my level, the books a bit too adult for me at the time, the texts where I could only guess at the brilliance but would have to shelve until I could revisit them a couple of decades later for better comprehension–all of it has led me to become myself: For better or for worse.
Tthe story of a little girl named Alice and a robot named Sparkle who explore the frontiers of science and technology together.