freedom struggle

Nine Hidden Gems

Kumkum Somani  
   
Genre : realistic fiction  
7+ yrs  
360 pages  
  As time goes on the memory of Gandhiji and what he stood is getting relegated to text books and the mechanical... read more...

Jawaharlal Nehru - The Jewel of India

Aditi De  
   
Genre : Non-fiction, biography  
9+ yrs  
140 pages  
  IT'S that time of the year again when little children around the country are celebrated on independent India's first... read more...

Rani Lakshmibai - The Valiant Queen of Jhansi

Deepa Agarwal  
   
Genre : non-fiction, biography  
9+ yrs  
134 pages  
  THE name Rani Lakshmibai or Jhansi ki Rani, as she was more popularly known, evokes memories of a quick paragraph in... read more...

Subhas Chandra Bose - The Great Freedom Fighter

Anu Kumar  
   
Genre : Non-fiction, biography  
9+ yrs  
132 pages  
  THE Indian struggle for Independence saw many heroes emerge. Some took the path of non-violence like Gandhiji, some... read more...

Picture Gandhi

Sandhya Rao  
   
Genre : picture book, non-fiction, biography  
7+ yrs  
24 pages  
  This is a biographical book that should be read to every child before they embark on their journey in history to learn... read more...

M.K. Gandhi - Father of the Nation

Subhadra Sen Gupta  
   
Genre : Biography  
12+ yrs  
146 pages  
  This biography of Mahatma Gandhi provides an insightful chronicle of his life and times. read more...

Victory Song

Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni  
   
Genre : historical fiction  
12+ yrs  
132 pages  
  One sometimes wonders why very few Indian books for children deal with the struggle for Independence and its imapct on... read more...

The Mahatma and the Monkeys

Anu Kumar  
   
Genre : non-fiction, biography  
12+ yrs  
181 pages  
  As a child Anupam Kher did not completely understand Gandhi’s ideas or his greatness. In his introduction to ‘The... read more...

A Man Called Bapu

Subhadra Sen Gupta  
   
Genre : picture book, non-fiction, biography  
12+ yrs  
36 pages  
  "I want world sympathy in this battle of Right against Might,"  so wrote Mahatma Gandhi in a letter.... read more...