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Hindi Stories for kids - Whoopee hyper loop! - Pratham Books

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Original story "Whoopee... Hyperloop!" by Sreelata Menon. Translated into Hindi by Madhubala Joshi.
Illustrated by Satya Krishna Prakash.

Narrated by Asawari Doshi.
Published by Pratham Books.

विष्णु को नर्इ जगहें देखना पसंद है। लेकिन उसे लंबी यात्राएँ नापसंद हैं। वह सोचता है कि काश हमारे पास यातायात के तेज़ गति से चलने वाले साधन होते। इसलिए हाइपरलूप के बारे में पढ़ कर वह बस हवा में उड़ रहा है व्हऊऊ! आम लोगों के लिए चलने वाला भविष्य का यह यातायात का साधन क्या है?

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Marathi Stories for kids - Welcome to the Forest (Jangalatil pherphatka) - Pratham Books

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The original story in English "Welcome to the Forest" by Bhavna Menon. Translated into Marathi by Varsha Gajendragadkar. Illustrated by Kavita Singh Kale.

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Published by Pratham Books.

Tulsa is off to Kanha Tiger Reserve with her school friends. Along with the forest officials, the students experience the jungle in a unique and exciting way.

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Ek safar Ek khel - Hindi Stories for kids - Pratham Books

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Original story "All Aboard" by Rohini Kejriwal. Illustrated by Sahitya Rani. Translated into Hindi by Deepa Tripathi.

Story narrated by Asawari Doshi. Story published by Pratham Books.

नीना का परिवार कोलकाता से दिल्ली रहने जा रहा है, और वह इस बात से ख़ुश नहीं है। क्या उसके माता-पिता रेलगाड़ी के सफ़र में उसका मन बहला पाएंगे?

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Ek Paheli Sa Kankal (The Bone Puzzle) - Hindi Stories for kids - Pratham Books

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Original story "The Bone Puzzle" by Lavina Mahbubani. Translated into Hindi by Rishi Mathur. Illustrated by Rajasee Ray.

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Narrated by Asawari Doshi.

ज़ोया और अरमान ने माँ की क्लिनिक में सब कुछ उथल-पुथल कर डाला है। अगर माँ को पता चल गया तो उनकी ख़ैर नहीं। क्या वह आपसी मनमुटाव भुला, मिलजुल कर हल निकाल पाएंगे?

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Marathi stories for kids - Kallu's world 3 - Mangu Mali and the Ambia Bhoot - Pratham Books

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Original story "Kallu's world 3 - Mangu Mali and the Ambia Bhoot" by Subhadra Sen Gupta. Illustrated by Tapas Guha. Translated by Sucheta Kadethankar.

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Narrated by Asawari Doshi.

Everybody in Khajuria knew about Munia's temper. Everybody also knew how stingy Mangu Mali was about giving away mangoes from the tree in his orchard. Now, Munia wanted mangoes...really badly and that too from Mangu Mali's orchard. Can you imagine a situation like this?

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English stories for kids - A cloud of trash - Pratham Books

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Story written by Karanjeet Kaur. Illustrated by Bhavana Vyas Vipparthi. Published by Pratham Books.

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A cloud of trash is hanging over Cheekoo’s head, making her the unhappiest girl in the world. Read this wonderful story to find out how Cheekoo gets rid of this horrible trash cloud.

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Gujarati Stories for kids - Kharu Daan kayu (Real Donation) - Saral Spandan

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Title of the story "Kharu Daan Kayu?" (Real Donation). Beautiful story by Saral Spandan magazine. 
Narrated by Asawari Doshi.

Let's understand the real meaning of donation. What is important in donation? The quantity of the donation? Or the sincerity behind giving the donation?

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Hindi Stories for kids - Pracheen Jeev (Creatures of Old) - Pratham Books

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Original story "Creatures of Old" by Veena Prasad. Translated into Hindi by Vibha Lohani. Illustrated by Kabini Amin. Published by Pratham Books.

Narrated by Asawari Doshi.

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क्या आपने कभी यह सोचा है कि हमारा ग्रह लाखों साल पहले कैसा रहा होगा? किस तरह के जीव-जंतु हमारी पृथ्वी पर रहा करते होंगे? मानव सभ्यता की रचना से पहले प्राग ऐतिहासिक काल में किस तरह के पेड़-पौधे और जंगल उगा करते होंगे? यह सब जानने का एक ख़ास तरीका हैं - जीवाश्म विज्ञान, एक ऐसा विज्ञान जो धरती की खुदाई में निकले अनेकों सुराग और सूत्रों को समझने और जोड़ने पर आधारित है।

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Marathi Stories for kids - Ahilyabai Holkar - Pratham Books

Releasing this story on the birth anniversary of Punyshlok Ahilyabai Holkar 31st May!
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Original story Ahilyabai Holkar by Sandhya Taksale. Translated into Marathi by Sandhya Taksale. Illustrated by Priyankar Gupta.
Published by Pratham Books. Narrated by Asawari Doshi.

This is the story of Ahilyabai Holkar, a queen who ruled Malwa for 28 years. Read about this ruler who made history with her deeds.

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English Stories for kids - Teaching Pa - Pratham Books

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Beautiful story written by Amrutash Misra. Illustrated by Zainab Tambawalla.
Published by Pratham Books. Narrated by Asawari Doshi.

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Diya’s Pa has never gone to school. So she decides to teach him herself. Pa listens to her most of the time, but Math Days are difficult. How does Diya manage?

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Hindi Stories for kids - Khel khel me - Pratham Books

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Story Written by Sanjiv Jaiswal 'Sanjay'. Illustrated by Ajit Narayan.
Published by Pratham Books. Narrated by Asawari Doshi.

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पढ़िए हाथी और खरगोश की दोस्ती की प्यारी कहानी।

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English stories for kids - Behind the Lies - Pratham Books

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Story Written by Asha Nehemiah. Illustrated by Aindri Chakraborty.
Published by Pratham Books. Narrated by Asawari Doshi.

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Valli and Ramesh live under a cloud of fear because of their father, who has a frightening temper. Will things ever change for them? A story about domestic violence, grit and hope.

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English Stories for kids - 3... 2... 1... Blast-off! - Pratham Books

Releasing the story on International Space Day - 4th May !!

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Story Written by Praba Ram and Sheela Preuitt. Illustrated by Vidyun Sabhaney.
Narrated by Asawari Doshi. Published by Pratham Books.

This count-down book introduces readers to fascinating celestial objects, to space concepts and to the people involved in the various facets of astronomy. It may just inspire them to take a step towards a career in astronomy. Come, let us go space travelling!

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Shaanticha Ek Divas (One day from Shanti's Life) - Marathi Stories for kids - Door Step School

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Story about a little girl, who goes to school and also helps her mother in her daily chores - with a smiling face...

Beautiful story by Door Step School Publications. Written by Rajni Paranjpe.

Narrated by Asawari Doshi.

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Hindi Stories for kids - Nanhe pahiye chale sair ko (A Big Day for the Little Wheels) - Pratham Books

Releasing this story on Labour Day (1st May).. Salute to all workers, labourers! They make our life easier.

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शाज़िया की साइकिल में लगे चुन्नू-मुन्नू पहिये समझते थे कि वे अनोखे हैं। उन्हें नहीं पता था कि पहिये सब जगह होते हैं, मगर भले ही हमें नज़र न आएँ!

Original story "A Big Day for the Little Wheels" by Shals Mahajan. Illustrated by Rae Zachariah. Translated into Hindi by Nagraj Rao.

Published by Pratham Books.

Narrated by Asawari Doshi.

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English Stories for kids - Kali wants to dance - Pratham Books

Releasing the story on International Dance Day! 

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All Kali wanted to do was dance. But how could he? After all, in his village, boys did not dance, especially not Bharatanatyam. A story about dreams and aspirations and believing in them.

Beautiful story written by Aparna Karthikeyan. Illustrated by Somesh Kumar.

Published by Pratham Books. Narrated by Asawari Doshi.

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Hindi Stories for kids - Thoda sa aur (Little by Little) - Pratham Books

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Original story Little by Little by Anupa Lal. Translated by Anupa Lal. Illustrated by Ajit Narayan.

Published by Pratham Books. Narrated by Asawari Doshi.

बहादुर खरगोशों ने बदमाश भेड़िये को कैसे मज़ा चखाया? पढ़िये उसी की रोमांचक कहानी!

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English stories for kids - My city, My dogs! - Pratham Books

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Story written by Abodh Aras. Illustrated by Sumedha Sah. Photographs by Hashim Badani.

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Narrated by Asawari Doshi.

Meet the street dogs of Mumbai. The roads are their playground and they have made the city and the people their own. The pictures in this book have been created using a combination of illustrations and photographs. The illustrations have been made by Sumedha Sah. The photographs have been taken by Hashim Badani.

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Marathi stories for kids - Devache Dene (Gift from God) - Door Step School

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God has given each one of us a unique gift. Appreciate it. Preserve it.

Story by Vidya Terdalkar, Illustrated by Pooja Kale.

Published by Door Step School. Narrated by Asawari Doshi.

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Hindi Stories for kids - Lassi ya Falooda? - Pratham Books

Releasing this story at the beginning of Greeshm Rutu !

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Original story Lassi, Ice-cream or Falooda? by Mala Kumar and Manisha Chaudhry. Translated into Hindi by Rajesh Khar. Illustrated by Priya Kuriyan.

Published by Pratham Books.
Narration: Asawari Doshi.

क्या आम पन्ना लस्सी से ज़्यादा मज़ेदार है? या फ़ालूदा इन दोनों से ज़्यादा मज़ेदार है? यह तय करने का अच्छा तरीका तो यही है कि इनको चखा जाए और मीनू ऐसा ही कर रही है। इतनी गर्मी में और किया भी क्या जा सकता है?

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English Stories for kids - Look up! - Pratham Books

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Birds and bats. Kites and planes. How often do you explore the incredible world above us? Get ready to spot the odd ones out in this wonderful book of patterns.

Written and illustrated by Aditi Dilip.
Published by Pratham Books.
Narrated by Asawari Doshi.

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Hindi Stories for kids - Cockpit Mein Aarya - Pratham Books

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आर्या हमेशा से उड़ने के सपने देखती थी। आओ जानें आर्या ने अपने सपने साकार कैसे किए। चलिए कॉकपिट में उसके साथ बतौर पायलट उसकी पहली उड़ान पर। सचमुच आज का दिन ख़ास और रोमांचक है!

Original story "Arya in the Cockpit" by Nandita Jayaraj. Illustrated by Upamanyu Bhattacharyya. Translated into Hindi by Vibha Lohani.

Published by Pratham Books.
Narrated by Asawari Doshi.

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Marathi Stories for kids - Rajuche pahile Viman uddan (Raju's First Flight) - Pratham Books

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Original story Raju's First Flight by Nandita Jayaraj. Translated into Marathi by Jui Kulkarni. Illustrated by Upamanyu Bhattacharyya.

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Narration: Asawari Doshi

It’s an exciting day for Raju. Join him as he prepares for a very special flight journey.

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Hindi Stories for kids - Chalo chale makadiyon se milne (Off to See Spiders!) - Pratham Books

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कावेरी और शिवा मकड़े, मकड़ियाँ देखने निकले। साथ में उनकी शमा दीदी भी हैं। तो चलिए न, हम भी चलें।

Original story Off to See Spiders! by Vena Kapoor. Translated into Hindi by Swagata Sen Pillai. Illustrated by Pia Meenakshi.

Published by Pratham Books. Narrated by Asawari Doshi.

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Marathi stories for kids- Narayanche Ghar - Door Step School

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Narayan, a small boy, used to enjoy his school like all other kids. But now he can't attend the school... Will he be able to go back to school again?

Beautiful story by Rajni Paranjape - based on a folktale. Illustrated by Sampada Bhanap, Shama Joshi, B. Suhasini, Ishaan Kshirsagar and Pooja Kale.
Published by Door Step School (www.doorstepschool.org)
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Hindi Stories for kids - Dho daalo (Brushing is No Fun!) - Pratham Books

Releasing this story on World Health Day !! 

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रोहन अपने दाँतों में मंजन करने या नहाने से कतराता है। लेकिन उसकी बहन रिया उसे एक ऐसा रहस्य बताती है जिससे उसकी सोच बदल जाती है!

Original story Brushing is No Fun! by Srividhya Venkat, Translated by Deepa Tripathi, Illustrated by Anupama Ajinkya Apte.

Published by Pratham Books. Narrated by Asawari Doshi.

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Marathi Stories for Kids - Kalpanachi cycle ( Kalpana's Cycle ) - Pratham Books

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Kalpana is learning to cycle, but it isn’t easy at all! She falls over and over again, even hurting herself. Does she finally learn to cycle? Does she give up? A heartwarming story about the importance of trying.

Original story Kalpana's Cycle by Sowmya Rajendran, Translated into Marathi by Saraswati Naik, Illustrated by Kabini Amin.

Published by Pratham Books. Narrated by Asawari Doshi.

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English Stories for kids - Summer holidays - Pratham Books

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Meena is enjoying her summer holidays in Himalayas. She is enjoying the cool river, pleasant smell of the valley flowers and then she realizes, she has one more exam to go .

Don't we all start dreaming about our holidays even before our exams get over?

Tags: Summer, Holidays, Children, English, Stories

Story written by Rajashree Natarajan, illustrated by Deepa Jayaraman.
Published by Pratham Books. Narrated by Asawari Doshi

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Marathi stories for kids - Kokanchi Gammat (Enjoyable Kokan Trip) - Door Step School Publication

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The beautiful story describing how Rohan enjoyed his trip to Kokan. And which is his all-time favourite place?

(Tags: Kokan, Vacation, Home, Children, Stories, Marathi)

This story is originally based on a Foreign story.

Story written by Rajani Paranjape, illustrated by Sampada Bhanap, Shama Joshi, B. Suhasini, Ishaan Kshirsagar and Pooja Kale.

Published by Door Step School Publications. (http://www.doorstepschool.org/pune/)
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Gujarati Stories for kids - Super Prize - Saral Spandan

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Does Raghav know what is the super prize he is going to receive, or rather he already has received?

Beautiful story from Saral Spandan Magazine.
Narrated by Asawari Doshi.

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English stories for kids - The Very Shocking Report Card - Pratham Books

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What would happen if report cards were not all about studying and writing exams? What marks would you get then?

(Tags: Children, English, PrathamBooks, Report card, School grades, Stories)
This story can be read at https://storyweaver.org.in/stories/26976-the-very-shocking-report-card
Beautiful story written by Jane De Suza, illustrated by Sonal Gupta.
Published by Pratham Books. Narrated by Asawari Doshi.

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English stories for kids - The Koel with the sore throat - Pratham Books

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It is a monsoon, and there's a koel cooing somewhere in the school. But it seems to have a sore throat! Parvez and Stella have never seen or heard a bird with a bad throat before, so they go looking for it.

Story written by Mala Kumar, illustrated by 211 Studio.
Published by Pratham Books. Narrated by Asawari Doshi.

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Hindi Stories for kids - Anna's Extraordinary Experiments with Weather - Pratham Books

Releasing this encouraging story about a Female Scientist specialised in Meteorology, on the World Meteorological Day - 23rd March!!

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अन्ना मणि एक भारतीय वैज्ञानिक थीं जिन्हें अपने चारों तरफ की दुनिया के बारे में पढ़ना बहुत पसंद था। चलिए झांकते हैं उनकी आठवीं सालगिरह के कुछ लम्हों में और देखते हैं उन्हें वैज्ञानिक बनते हुए।

Original story "Anna's Extraordinary Experiments with Weather" by Nandita Jayaraj, illustrated by Priya Kuriyan. Translated into Hindi by Puja Omveer Rawat.

Published by Pratham Books. Narrated by Asawari Doshi.

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Hindi stories for kids - Pariksha Ek hasya vyang (Exam - A comic Satire) - Pratham Books

Enjoy this Exam Season with this Comic Satire about Exam ! 
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परीक्षा का समय हर विध्यार्थि कि ज़िन्दगी मैं बहुत महत्वपूर्ण होता है. परीक्षा पर चुट्की लेते हुए प्रस्‍तुत है ये हास्य व्यंग.

Story written by Sumati Joshi. Illustrated by Audrey Agnier, Catherine Groenewald, Deepa Balsavar, Lavanya Karthik, Madhuri Purandare, Nina Sabnani, Soumya Menon, Sunaina Coelho , and Suvidha Mistry.

Published by Pratham Books. Narrated by Asawari Doshi.

Storyweaver link: https://storyweaver.org.in/stories/17835
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Gujarati Stories for Kids - Lasting Impression - Saral Spandan Magazine

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Will the show-off create the lasting impression? Let's hear the story of Mayank, a young man, who is about to step into this big world by taking charge of his new office.

Story published by Saral Spandan Magazine - Saral Baal Vibhaag. Narrated by Asawari Doshi.

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Hindi Stories for Kids - Aalasi Mama (Lazy Mama) - Pratham Books

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When lazy Raghu Mama claims he can go on wild adventures without leaving his chair, Amish and Soni are amazed. How does he do it? Can Amish and Soni go on these adventures too?

Original story Lazy Mama by Vidya Pradhan, translated into Hindi by Vibha Lohani, illustrated by Rohit Kelkar. Published by Pratham Books. Narrated by Asawari Doshi.

Storyweaver link: https://storyweaver.org.in/stories/28598-aalasee-maama

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Marathi stories for kids - Mulanni Lawli Zaade (Kids plant trees) - Door Step School Publication

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The beautiful story describing how much kids understand the importance of trees.

Story written by Rajani Paranjape, illustrated by Pooja Kale, published by Door Step School Publications. (http://www.doorstepschool.org/pune/) Narrated by Asawari Doshi.

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Hindi stories for kids - Kachhua (Turtle Story) - Pratham Books

Hope many baby turtles (Olive Ridley) leave the beach, some will return after 15 years to see where they were born and lay more eggs. Out of 1000 hatchlings, only 1 makes it to adulthood. An awe-inspiring journey and an adventure of a long lifetime. Such is a life of turtles. Olive ridley turtles are best known for their behaviour of synchronized nesting in mass numbers, termed arribadas. 

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http://wannabemaven.com/2016/03/olive-ridley-conservation-velas-turtle-festival-maharashtra/
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Under cover of darkness, baby olive ridley turtles hatch from sun-warmed eggs on remote beaches. But can our little olive ridley survive the dangers of the ocean? Find out in this charming life story of an olive ridley turtle, and meet several other interesting creatures along the way.

Original story Turtle Story by Kartik Shanker, translated into Hindi by Bhavna …

English stories for kids - When Will Amma Be Back? - Pratham Books

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Roja’s mother leaves for work early in the day. She promises to be back by bedtime. What will Roja do all day without Amma?

This cute story written by Prathiba Swaminathan, illustrated by Alankrita Amaya. Published by Pratham Books. Narrated by Asawari Doshi.

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Marathi stories for kids - Bunty Aani Bubbly - Pratham Books

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Bunty does not like soaps. So, she refuses to clean up. Then one night she has a dream. What happens after that?

Original story "Bunty and Bubbly" by Sorit Gupto, illustrated by Sorit Gupto, Translated into Marathi by Sandhya Taksale, published by Pratham Books. Narrated by Asawari Doshi.

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English stories for kids - 32nd Surajkund International Crafts Mela - Pratham Books

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India is a culturally diverse country and the handicrafts of each state bring out an interesting array of artifacts. Come enjoy a visual walk through the 32nd Surajkund Crafts Mela - a celebration of our art and culture.

Story written and illustrated by Vibha Lohani, published by Pratham Books. Narrated by Asawari Doshi.

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Gujarati Stories for Kids - Real meaning of Competition - Saral Spandan Magazine

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Bhoomi was so used to winning every game. She somehow had missed the real meaning and feeling of competition. Let's see in this story how she found the happiness of healthy competition and sportsmanship spirit.

Story published by Saral Spandan Magazine - Saral Baal Vibhaag. Narrated by Asawari Doshi.

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Marathi stories for kids - Puri ka phugte? (Why Does A Poori Puff Up?) - Pratham Books

Celebrating the Power of "WHY?".

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Round, fat pooris are a treat in most Indian homes. Why do they puff? There is a whole lot of science behind this simple question.

Original story "Why Does A Poori Puff Up?" by Varsha Joshi, Translated into Marathi by Varsha Joshi, illustrated by Sonal Gupta, Published by Pratham Books. Narrated by Asawari Doshi.

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Marathi stories for kids - Kajavyasarkhe chamakta ka yet nahi?(Why Can't We Glow Like Fireflies?) - Pratham Books

Celebrating the Power of "WHY?".
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Did you know that fireflies are also called lightning bugs? And did you know that baby fireflies use their glow to chase away predators? Jump right into this book if you want to find out more about these creatures that light up the dark.

Original story "Why Can't We Glow Like Fireflies?" by Nabanita Deshmukh, illustrated by Samidha Gunjal, translated into Marathi by Sushrut Kulkarni, published by Pratham Books. Narrated by Asawari Doshi.

Storyweaver link:https://storyweaver.org.in/stories/3938-aaaplyala-kaajwyansarkhe-chamchamtaa-kaa-yet-naahi

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Hindi stories for kids - Kitni badi maachis(The Big, Big Matchbox ) - Pratham Books

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प्रेम और उसके साथियों को एक छोटी सी डिबिया को ले कर एक बड़ा काम करने को दिया गया। क्या आप भी उनके जैसा काम कर के देखना चाहेंगे?

Original story The Big, Big Matchbox by Arvind Gupta, translated into Hindi by Manisha Chaudhry, illustrated by Meenal Singh, published by Pratham Books. Narrated by Asawari Doshi.

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English Stories for Kids - The Magic Block - Pratham Books

Happy to release this story on National Science Day - 28th Feb. !

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A special pen slides under the bed. Rinky tries to get it back but she can’t reach it! Will a simple black block be able to help her?

Witty story written by Lavina Mahbubani, illustrated by Rohit Karandadi, published by Pratham Books. Narrated by Asawari Doshi.

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Marathi stories for kids - Aamhi Saare Praani (We Are All Animals) - Pratham Books

Releasing this story on 27th February - Marathi Raajbhasha Divas! 

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A nice interaction between animals and children and our capabilities!

Funny story written by Madhav Chavan and Meera Tendolkar, illustrated by Santosh Pujari, published by Pratham Books. Narrated by Asawari Doshi.

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Gujarati Stories for kids - Bunty and Bubbly - Pratham Books

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Bunty does not like soaps. So, she refuses to clean up. Then one night she has a dream. What happens after that?

Amusing story originally written and illustrated by Sorit Gupto, translated into Gujarati by Shanta Patel. Published by Pratham Books. Narrated by Asawari Doshi.

Storyweaver link:https://storyweaver.org.in/stories/587-bunty-ani-bubbly

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Marathi stories for kids - Miss Laya's Fantastic Motorbike Does Not Like Fruits!- Pratham Books

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Miss Laya the Games Teacher loves helping people! Join her and her fantastic motorbike as they vroom off on a fruit-filled adventure. This is the fourth in a series of stories called Miss Laya's Fantastic Motorbike.

Story written by Mala Kumar, illustrated by Abhishek Choudhury, translated into Marathi by Sayali Godse, published by Pratham Books. Narrated by Asawari Doshi.

Storyweaver link: https://storyweaver.org.in/stories/27332-layataichya-bhannat-moterbaikla-phal-avadt-nahit

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