Category Archives: children’s books

How The Carpathian Mountains Were Born – A Ukrainian Legend – Skrypnyk

In this post, we will see the book How The Carpathian Mountains Were Born – A Ukrainian Legend -by Mary Skrypnyk. About the book A Ukrainian folktale about the formation of Carpathian mountains. The book was translated from Russian by … Continue reading

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इवान – बोगोमोलोव (Ivan – Bogomolov Marathi/Hindi)

In this post, we will see the Marathi book Ivan by V.  Bogolomov इवान  व्लादिमीर बोगोमोलोव About the book A Soviet Novel in Marathi for children. Set during the Second World War. A nice summary is given here. The book … Continue reading

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Fun With Numbers – Stepnova

In this post, we will see the book Fun With Numbers by I. Stepnova. About the book This is a small book to teach children numbers and arithmetic operations on them. The book uses variety of contexts and situations to … Continue reading

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The ABC of Chess – Grishin, Ilyin

In this post, we will see the book The ABC of Chess by V. Grishin and E. llyin. About the book An introductory book for children to learn chess. Teaches the basics of the game. There are a lot of … Continue reading

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How The Machine Learned The Alphabet – Zubkov

In this post, we will see the book . About the book A little book describing how machines (computers) a can learn various things and think. The book was translated from Russian by Vladimir Korotky and illustrated by Boris Kyshtymov. … Continue reading

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Tomorrow? … Yesterday? – Zubkov

In this post, we will see the book Tomorrow? … Yesterday? by Boris Zubkov. About the book A book describing history and evolution of measuring time at different epochs. Discusses various natural phenomena which were used to keep calendars and … Continue reading

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Ukrainian Folk Tales

In this post, we will see the book Ukrainian Folk Tales. About the book This book is a collection of various folk tales from Ukraine. The folk tales have many magical object and animals. The book is beautifully illustrated. The … Continue reading

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Great Grandmother Universe – Krivin

In this post, we will see the book Great Grandmother Universe by Felix Krivin. About the book A little book for children with beautiful illustrations describing several fascinating aspects of astronomy and the universe which we live in. The book … Continue reading

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The Little Clay Hut

In this post, we will see the book The Little Clay Hut – Russian Folk Tales. About the book Collected in this book are Russian folk tales about animals. They are quaint and intriguing, and though meant for the tiny … Continue reading

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The Fox Plays The Bear A Trick – Creanga

In this post, we will see the book The Fox Plays The Bear A Trick by Ion Creanga.   About the book This little book will tell you the story of a sly fox who tricks a big angry bear! … Continue reading

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