Pustakalana Bag of Books B (2-8 years)

  1. The Dark (Lemony Snicket & Jon Klassen) - 40 pages

Laszlo is afraid of the dark. The dark lives in the same house as Laszlo. Mostly, though, the dark stays in the basement and doesn't come into Lazslo's room. But one night, it does. This is the story of how Laszlo stops being afraid of the dark. With emotional insight and poetic economy, two award-winning talents team up to conquer a universal childhood fear.
    1. Leonardo, the Terrible Monster (Mo Willem) - 48 pages

    Leonardo is truly a terrible monster-terrible at being a monster that is. No matter how hard he tries, he can't seem to frighten anyone. Determined to succeed, Leonardo sets himself to training and research. Finally, he finds a nervous little boy, and scares the tuna salad out of him! But scaring people isn't quite as satisfying as he thought it would be. Leonardo realizes that he might be a terrible, awful monster-but he could be a really good friend.

    1. Bear at Home (Stella Blackstone & Debbie Harter) - 24 pages

    Follow the Bear on a guided tour of his cosy home. Wander through the various rooms, from the kitchen 'all clean and neat', through the playroom with its 'great big toy chest' and end up in the bedroom 'where Bear says goodnight. Part of the "Bear" series, this work promotes early language development.

    1. Mouse count (Ellen Walsh) - 32 pages

    In this charming companion to Mouse Paint, Ellen Stoll Walsh introduces the concept of counting forward and backward in a suspenseful story that will keep young readers guessing. “The rhythm follows the illustrations in a glissando; one can almost hear the background music.”--The Horn Book

    1. Curious George Goes to a Movie (Margret Rey) - 24 pages

    The movie that George and the man with the yellow hat have been waiting to see is now playing! But once they’re inside the darkened theater, the film doesn’t hold George’s attention for long. He is curious about that light coming from the window in the back of the room, but curious little monkeys and film projectors do not mix!

    6. Baby Einstein: The ABC's of Art (Julie Aigner-Clarke) - 64 pages

    Young children will discover the world of fine art in Baby Einstein's The ABCs of Art. Each letter of the alphabet is introduced to children through photographs of famous works of art from Van Gogh to Warhol. In addition to learning the alphabet, children will develop a lifelong love of art through exploring the pages of this beautifully illustrated book.

    Anindita Prameswari
    Anindita Prameswari


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