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Review: Popular Indian Fairy Tales by Stuti Gupta

--Blurb--
Say hello to the woodcutter who found fairies in the forest! Let him tell you about his magical gift. Meet the prince whose shoes could make him fly, the man who knew all secrets, and the hermit’s daughter who could talk to animals. Have you heard of the greedy saint, and the wise king who taught him a great lesson? Are you ready to dive into this wonderful world of stories? You must have read fairy tales about the glass slipper and the genie of the lamp.

But Popular Indian Fairy Tales are different; they are refreshingly Indian. You will find in these stories, the wisdom of ancient Indian books, retold in contemporary English. Events that make you understand essential life lessons.Interactive questions at the end of each section to stimulate the mind and heart.Self-discovery for the reader by way of narration. Stories within stories for a raised emotional quotient. Worksheets and coloring pages.


TITLE- Popular Indian Fairytales
AUTHOR- Stuti Gupta
FORMAT- Paperback
PUBLISHER- Srishti Publication
*Thanks to the Publisher for a review copy.*
(All opinions are my own)
Okay, so I am officially obsessed with children's books! This is my 3rd children's book this week and man! Did I love it? I absolutely adored this one. I finished this in a single sitting.

'Popular Indian Fairytales' consists of 6 short stories, none of which resembles one another. Also, there are a bunch of activities in the book like puzzles and pictures to color that are perfect to hold a child's interest.

The stories are beautifully weaved and are very easy to understand. The vocabulary used is perfect for a child, neither too simple nor too hard. If you too imagine everything that happens in a book while reading it, then these stories would definitely take you to a magical world.

The cover states that this is a retelling but I have never before read these stories maybe because I didn't use to read as a kid, so these stories were refreshingly new for me.

The best thing about this book is that every story has something to teach which would help in a child's moral development.

This was a really fun read for me and I recommend this one to all the book lovers out there, irrespective of their age. 

Keep Reading guys!

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