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[28 Jul 2012 | No Comment | 551 views]

Do you know what children book really mean? We know them when we go to bookstore to buy one but I can bet we don’t put much thought into what exact type of children books we want. There is a tendency among parents to just pick the popular books or the ones most aggressively pushed by store owners. Very few parents take time to build balanced collection of different types of books for their kids. Well that’s the challenge I put to myself and found that I don’t know much …

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[22 Jul 2012 | No Comment | 706 views]
Hey Parents, Are Your Kids Using Green Toys?

21st Century. With the invent of PSPs, XBOXs, and other high-tech video gaming platforms, it seems rather pertinent to take a step back and think. We all are very aware of the climate changes and the importance of going green in whatever tiniest way possible. A lot of us do try to bring changes to our daily lifestyle to protect the environment. We must, there’s no way around it. A small step in this direction could lead us to use Green Toys. Green toys or eco-friendly toys are made …

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[22 Jul 2012 | No Comment | 692 views]
Book Review: When Daddy Was a Little Boy, An introduction to Russian Literature.

Although I’m one of the younger writers here and do not have any kids yet, I am fond of them. People tell us to imagine, to innovate, I feel that kids teach us that.
A big part of my childhood was reading, and one of my most cherished books of that time was this hardbound collection of stories called “When Daddy Was a Little Boy” by Alexander Raskin (originally in Russian, and translated into English). I received this as a gift and it introduced me to the wonderful world …

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[25 Apr 2012 | No Comment | 976 views]
Events: Stones2Milestones – Summer Affair 2012

Event: Stones2Milestones – Summer Affair 2012
Where: Multiple places in Bangalore. www.stones2milestones.com
When: April, 2012 – May 2012

The camp will be at following places:
1.Stones2milestones Centre:482/57, Behind Akme Harmony, Near Trinity Meadows Road.
Date: 9th of April to 30th April.
Age group: 5 to 8 years
9 to 12 years.
Timings : 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at our centre.
2.The Bright Beginnings Pre –School: Green Glen Layout, …

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[25 Apr 2012 | No Comment | 816 views]
Events: READING BUG – Summer Reading Program 2012 at Treasurehouse, Hyderabad

Event: READING BUG – Summer Reading Program 2012 at Treasurehouse, Hyderabad
Where: Treasure House, Hyderabad.
When: April 15, 2012 – May31, 2012
The reading bug summer program is designed by Anitha Ramkumar of utbtkids fame. They have many programs to choose from depending on the age of the child and their reading interests. More details here and here.

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[23 Apr 2012 | No Comment | 659 views]
Event: Story Telling by Tulika Author Alankrita Jain

Events are great way to introduce kids to new books and similar adventures. At MyToyStory we will be following events happening all over India. Our aim is to highlight good quality events and spread their story. If you are planning any event related to kids, crafts, apps or books then please let us know. Our submit form is not ready yet but you can use comment section in the meantime.