Children books to look out in September 2021

Fantastic Creatures in Indian Mythology Bulbul Sharma Discover the fascinating beast and creatures found in Hindu Mythology!

Written by Bulbul Sharma, who has authored the ever-loved Tales of Fabled Beasts, Gods and Demons and The Ramayana

•Features ten most fascinating magical and fantastical creatures in Hindu mythology
•Beautiful and lush black-and-white illustrations will delight kids
•Told in simple language, the book is great for beginner readers
•Great for children starting to read mythology books
•A short primer on Hindu mythology and the magical creatures featured there

About the book

A terrifying one-eyed demon.
A magical shape-shifting deer.
A noble bird with giant wings.
The many-headed evil serpent.
These are just a few of the most fascinating and fantastical creatures that are found in Hindu mythology. There are many more waiting for you in this book!

About the author

Bulbul Sharma is an author and painter. She has written five collections of short stories, a novel, non-fiction and some of the most-loved books for children, including Tales of Fabled Beasts, Gods and Demons and The Ramayana. Her books have been translated into several languages. Bulbul has also held several exhibitions of her paintings in India and abroad, and her works are in collections at the National Gallery of Modern Art, Lalit Kala Akademi, Chandigarh Museum as well as in private collections.

The Great Indian Mathematicians

15 Pioneers Who put Indian Mathematics on the World Map by Gaurav Tekriwal

•A brilliant introduction to 15 pioneers who made breakthrough discoveries in the mathematics we study today

•Comes with a bonus chapter on the story of zero

•Impressive information related to iconic Indian mathematicians, varied facts and extraordinary achievements, told simply

•Each chapter has an element of surprise from little known facts, movies to  watch, places to visit and even a ‘Tips and Tricks’ section with simple tricks and sums for young readers to solve

•Includes legendary names like Aryabhata, Shakuntala Devi, Anand Kumar among others

•A perfect book for every maths wizard!

About the book

India’s mathematicians have made significant contributions over the last 5000 years. Whether it is the ever popular Aryabhata, widely recognized for revolutionizing the number system or a pioneer forgotten by time, like Baudhayana, who explained the Pythagoras theorem in his treatise written nearly 3000 years ago, the figures included in this book are trailblazers in the world of mathematics.
Fresh, accessible and inspiring, The Great Indian Mathematicians celebrates persistent mathematicians throughout Indian history. This book is an ideal introduction for the next generation of tenacious and curious maths wizards, and features a goldmine of tips and tricks, nuggets of surprise and much more!

About the author

Gaurav Tekriwal is the founder and president of Vedic Maths Forum India. As an educator, he has been imparting high speed vedic mental mathematics skills over the past fifteen years across the globe. He inspires and informs people, helping them to realize their true potential by introducing them to the world’s fastest mental-mathsystem, called vedic mathematics. Gaurav is the author of Speed Math and his complete DVD set on the topic is popular among students and academicians worldwide. Through television programmes, DVDs, books, workshops and seminars, Gaurav has taken the Vedic Maths system to over four million students in India, South Africa, Australia, the United States and Oman. He is a four-time TED speaker and has been awarded the Young Visionaries Fellowship by the ministry of external affairs, India.