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Audio | “Don’t be afraid to evolve”: Buffy Sainte-Marie’s new children’s book Tâpwê and the Magic Hat draws on the wisdom of Indigenous elders – CBC radio Canada

‘Tâpwê finds out who he is, and that’s kind of what his journey is about.’ She’s a legendary Cree singer, songwriter and activist who has won many awards over her six-decade career — and if that wasn’t enough, Buffy-Sainte Marie … Continue reading

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Children’s book by Zai Whitaker: “Andamans Boy” – Andaman

Running away from unkind relatives, Arif journeys alone all the way from Mumbai to the Andamans… where he encounters the misunderstood Jarawa tribals, threatened with ‘development’. A story rich with adventure, humour and concern for the environment. Source: Andamans BoyURL: https://www.tulikabooks.com/fiction/andamans-boy-english.html?product_rewrite=andamans-boy-englishDate … Continue reading

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Improving Bhil children’s reading skills and comprehension: Report on the use of colourful storybooks in a range of Indian languages besides English – Madhya Pradesh

Tulika’s  storybooks were very well received by the students at Kakrana’s Rani Kajal Jeevan Shala (village school). They enjoyed reading them and even understood the stories. They made a considerable impact on both teachers and students and opened the window … Continue reading

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“A remedy against child labour”: Award for novel textbook for tribal children

A unique book authored by a civil servant for bringing the Vagadi-speaking tribal children in southern Rajasthan to the mainstream of education and helping them learn Hindi and English has been selected for a State-level prize to be awarded at … Continue reading

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Illustrated and bilingual resources suitable for urban and rural schools alike: A range of beautiful books published by Tulika & Tara

The first chaang, the first elephant, once had big eyes,Which the animals thought looked beautiful and wise.Then, along came a bird, a wagtail, and… Told in verse, this folktale from the Tai Phake people of India’s northeast is gentle and funny. … Continue reading

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