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Book Reviews

All the book reviews that you will read here have been written by the readers themselves. What you will find are straight, honest and genuine feedback and analysis.If your child has a book review, share it with us at with the subject line 'BookReview EKC.

Matilda by Urna Ghosh, 8 years old. The first book I remember reading was by Arnold Lobel. I gradually got introduced to books written by Enid Blyton. Once a friend, who….

Lottie Brooks’s Totally Disastrous School Trip (Book 4) by Ira Sen, 11 years old. I just recently read this books and I loved it! It is about a teenager named Lottie….

The Keepers of Knowledge by Niloufer Reporter. My fascination for the north-east has only grown ever since my first (very-short) visit to Mizoram a couple of years ago when I was….

Escape from Mr Lemoncello’s Library by Prabir Mukhopadhyaya. This review is as was shown to me in the diary of my 9-year-old, a few weeks after picking up this book in Eureka! “Nothing….

The Eyes of the Eagle by Ambika S Bhadra. Ruskin Bond never ceases to amaze. This story is the warm account of a boy who makes every effort to protect his lambs….

Fish and Worm by Dilip K Mehdiratta.  My daughter is at an age (she is three-and-a-half) where she does not know whether a worm and a fish can be friends or not…..


What's happening - where, when, why and how? All the news from the world of books and publishing in one place.

July 6, 2024 by Kids Eureka

Parag Honour List, an initiative by Tata Trusts, is a curated collection of outstanding books in English and Hindi for children and young adults. Every year this list brings well-deserved recognition….

March 18, 2024 by Team EKC

India’s most coveted Women AutHer Awards announced the winners for 2024. The prizes were awarded in four major categories – Fiction, Non-Fiction, Children’s Literature, and Debut. A Lifetime Achievement award, a….

March 9, 2024 by Team EKC

Art1st becomes the only Indian publisher to be shortlisted for the 2024 Bologna Prize for the Best Children’s Publishers of the Year (BOP). This prize is awarded annually to highlight excellent….

March 9, 2024 by Team EKC

The Alligator’s Mouth Award, created by The Alligator’s Mouth children’s bookshop and The Bright Agency, celebrates the best books for 6-8-year-olds. Now in its sixth year, it has longlisted ten books….

March 9, 2024 by Team EKC

Indian writer Amitav Ghosh has won the Erasmus Prize 2024 for his contribution in bringing forth the global crisis of climate change through his writings. The Praemium Erasmianum Foundation in the….