Can an infant enjoy a book?

Babies are naturally curious. Anything colourful catches their attention. This is possibly the best time to introduce board books, with one bright picture per page. Needless to say that these books are made in such a way that they can endure any kind of abuse they maybe subject to, in a baby’s hands. What thisContinue reading “Can an infant enjoy a book?”

Why Do Children Love Reading The Same Book AGAIN And AGAIN?

A book is a gift you can open again and again. —Garrison Keillor   I must have read the story of the Three Little Piggies about 1000 times easily with my son. No I am not exaggerating. It is possible if your child chooses the same book several times over several years, even after heContinue reading “Why Do Children Love Reading The Same Book AGAIN And AGAIN?”

The Secret Recipe To Make Your Toddler “Listen” To A Story.

It is a fairly well known fact that story books for very small children must have lots of pictures that are colourful and interesting. But is that sufficient?   From a child’s perspective, there is so much to explore while playing. Sitting still for a book is something that is worth considering, only if theContinue reading “The Secret Recipe To Make Your Toddler “Listen” To A Story.”

Cartoons Vs Photographs As Pictures in Story Books

    Most children love watching cartoons. Needless to say, cartoons do not have realistic pictures or photographs but most often characters with exaggerated features. Many look silly in fact but kids love them. Silliness and simplicity of the illustration style appeals to them. Any child who draws a picture is not going to beContinue reading “Cartoons Vs Photographs As Pictures in Story Books”