Books & Literature

The little librarians of Hekalwadi

April 23, 2018 voiceofindia 0

  Come summer holidays, Satara’s Hekalwadi village will witness a unique activity. Children, as young as eight and nine will turn into librarians and story tellers by taking books to other children in their village. […]

Asia

India: For the Love of Second-Hand Books

January 9, 2017 voiceofindia 0

  The complete 32-volume set of Encyclopedia Britannica lay strewn over the book counter at Dhananjay Pandey’s stall at the Vijayawada Book Festival. Pandey, owner of the Pratik Book Centre in Mumbai, notes that the printing […]