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Marathi Stories for kids - Sir M. Visvesvaraya - Pratham Books

9/14/2018
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**Releasing the story on National Engineers' Day 15th Sept. - birth anniversary of Sir M. Visvesvaraya.** Original story "**Sir M. Visvesvaraya: The Builder of Dams, Bridges and a Nation**" by Mala Kumar. Translated into Marathi by Mukund Taksale Illustrated by Krupa Thakur-Patil, Sachin Pandit, and Sheshadri Mokshagundam. Photographs by Visvesvaraya National Memorial Trust. Published by Pratham Books. Narrated by Asawari Doshi. As a child, Vishwa walked a long way to get to school. As a...

Duration:00:23:03

English Stories for kids - Sir M. Visvesvaraya - Pratham Books

9/14/2018
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**Releasing the story on National Engineers' Day 15th Sept. - birth anniversary of Sir M. Visvesvaraya.** Story written by Mala Kumar. Illustrated by Krupa Thakur-Patil, Sachin Pandit, and Sheshadri Mokshagundam. Photographs provided by Visvesvaraya National Memorial Trust. Published by **Pratham Books**. Narrated by Asawari Doshi. As a child, Vishwa walked a long way to get to school. As a college student, he tutored two children to make ends meet. And as an engineer, he built dams, bridges...

Duration:00:18:59

English stories for kids - The Seed Savers - Pratham Books

9/9/2018
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Story written by Bijal Vachharajani. Illustrated by Jayesh Sivan. Published By **Pratham Books**. Narrated by Asawari Doshi. Without seeds, there would be no food to eat or clothes to wear. Inspired by a real-life event, this is the story of a village that comes together to open a seed bank. Story's Video: [https://youtu.be/7B7SiIq_vNE](https://youtu.be/7B7SiIq_vNE) Our Website: [www.booksthatspeak.com](www.booksthatspeak.com) **Listen to the podcast:** iTunes:...

Duration:00:06:33

Hindi Stories for kids - Jis raat chaand gayab Ho gaya- Pratham Books

9/6/2018
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Original story "**The Night the Moon Went Missing**" by Shreya Yadav. Translated into Hindi by Puja Omveer Rawat. Beautifully illustrated by Sunaina Coelho. Published by **Pratham Books**. Narrated by Asawari Doshi. एक रात जब चाँद सागर से नहीं निकला, तब मायशा और उसकी दोस्त उछली, एक उछलने वाली मछली, ने उसको ढूँढने का ज़िम्मा उठाते हैं। पर वो अँधेरी रात में, गहरे सागर में रौशनी के बिना चाँद को आखिर ढूँढेंगें कैसे? Story's Video: [https://youtu.be/ScnVYmmrr1w](https://youtu.be/ScnVYmmrr1w) Our...

Duration:00:11:07

Gujarati Stories for kids - Challenge - Saral Spandan

9/2/2018
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Should we get upset with anyone's comment about our performance? No, definitely not. Instead, let's take it positively and accept it as a challenge. Go for it! Title of the story "Challenge". Beautiful story by Saral Spandan magazine. Narrated by Asawari Doshi. Our website: [http://www.booksthatspeak.com/](http://www.booksthatspeak.com/) Listen to the podcast: iTunes: [http://apple.co/2fVfELt](http://apple.co/2fVfELt) Stitcher:...

Duration:00:07:00

English Stories for kids - Amma's Toolkit - Pratham Books

8/30/2018
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Story written by Nandini Nayar. Beautifully illustrated by Ashwini Hiremath. Published by Pratham Books. Narrated by Asawari Doshi. When Mini and Tara’s home is flooded because of a broken pipe in the bathroom, Amma comes to the rescue. What’s in Amma’s tool-kit? Story's Video: [https://youtu.be/x0_6KDDUYlA](https://youtu.be/x0_6KDDUYlA) Our website: [www.booksthatspeak.com](www.booksthatspeak.com) Listen to the podcast: iTunes: [http://apple.co/2fVfELt](http://apple.co/2fVfELt) Stitcher:...

Duration:00:04:14

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

8/2/2018
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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? Story's Video:...

Duration:00:09:41

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

7/30/2018
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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. Narrated by Asawari Doshi. 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. Story's video: [https://youtu.be/21J7sONf_dU](https://youtu.be/21J7sONf_dU) Our website:...

Duration:00:10:54

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

6/27/2018
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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? The video link for this story: [https://youtu.be/6s1N4tCiE0I](https://youtu.be/6s1N4tCiE0I) Our website: [http://www.booksthatspeak.com/](http://www.booksthatspeak.com/) Listen to the podcast: iTunes:...

Duration:00:08:23

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

6/25/2018
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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. Our website: [http://www.booksthatspeak.com/](http://www.booksthatspeak.com/) 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...

Duration:00:11:55

Marathi Stories for kids - Ahilyabai Holkar - Pratham Books

5/30/2018
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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. Story's Video: [https://youtu.be/4HT3opS6Luc](https://youtu.be/4HT3opS6Luc) Our website: [http://www.booksthatspeak.com/](http://www.booksthatspeak.com/) 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. Listen to the podcast:...

Duration:00:17:14

English Stories for kids - Teaching Pa - Pratham Books

5/24/2018
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Beautiful story written by Amrutash Misra. Illustrated by Zainab Tambawalla. Published by Pratham Books. Narrated by Asawari Doshi. Story video: [https://youtu.be/8mmtDu5r7k8](https://youtu.be/8mmtDu5r7k8) Our website: [http://www.booksthatspeak.com/](http://www.booksthatspeak.com/) Storyline: 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? Listen to the podcast: iTunes:...

Duration:00:06:16

Hindi Stories for kids - Khel khel me - Pratham Books

5/20/2018
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Story Written by Sanjiv Jaiswal 'Sanjay'. Illustrated by Ajit Narayan. Published by Pratham Books. Narrated by Asawari Doshi. Story's Video: [https://youtu.be/z_2OmCmndJ4](https://youtu.be/z_2OmCmndJ4) Our website: [http://www.booksthatspeak.com/](http://www.booksthatspeak.com/) Storyline: पढ़िए हाथी और खरगोश की दोस्ती की प्यारी कहानी। Listen to the podcast: iTunes: [http://apple.co/2fVfELt](http://apple.co/2fVfELt) Stitcher:...

Duration:00:02:48

English stories for kids - Behind the Lies - Pratham Books

5/16/2018
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Story Written by Asha Nehemiah. Illustrated by Aindri Chakraborty. Published by Pratham Books. Narrated by Asawari Doshi. Story's video: [https://youtu.be/iRHwCzIXKTg](https://youtu.be/iRHwCzIXKTg) Our website: [http://www.booksthatspeak.com/](http://www.booksthatspeak.com/) Storyline: 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. Listen to the podcast:...

Duration:00:12:45

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

5/3/2018
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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! Listen to the podcast: iTunes: http://apple.co/2fVfELt Stitcher:...

Duration:00:06:21

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

5/2/2018
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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... (Tags: Girl, School, Work, Household, Mother, Stories) Beautiful story by Door Step School Publications. Written by Rajni Paranjpe. Narrated by Asawari Doshi. Listen to the podcast: iTunes: http://apple.co/2fVfELt Stitcher: https://www.stitcher.com/podcast/books-that-speak Player.fm: https://player.fm/series/books-that-speak-childrens-stories-in-marathi-hindi-and-gujarati...

Duration:00:05:11

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

4/30/2018
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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. Storyweaver link: [https://storyweaver.org.in/stories/12739-nanhe-pahiye-chale-sair-ko](https://storyweaver.org.in/stories/12739-nanhe-pahiye-chale-sair-ko) Our...

Duration:00:07:54

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

4/28/2018
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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. Storyweaver link: https://storyweaver.org.in/stories/30972-kali-wants-to-dance Our website: www.booksthatspeak.com Listen to the podcast: iTunes: http://apple.co/2fVfELt...

Duration:00:09:38

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

4/25/2018
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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! Our website: www.booksthatspeak.com Listen to the podcast: iTunes: http://apple.co/2fVfELt Stitcher: https://www.stitcher.com/podcast/books-that-speak Player.fm: https://player.fm/series/books-that-speak-childrens-stories-in-marathi-hindi-and-gujarati audioBoom:...

Duration:00:06:26

English Stories for kids- My City, My Dogs - Pratham Books

4/23/2018
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Story written by Abodh Aras. Illustrated by Sumedha Sah. Photographs by Hashim Badani. Published by Pratham Books. 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. Our website:...

Duration:00:05:20