national book trust india launches national book weeks for kids
National Book Trust India has launched National Book week (14 Nov-20 Nov, 2010) to celebrate children’s day. The event is aimed to inspire kids towards reading, writing and loving literature.My Children, My Literature” will have book exhibition and activities to promote children’s literature. The timing is 10 am to 1.30 pm. The cultural programmes include sit and draw, regional/folk dress/costume-based book cover design contest, presentation of patriotic song by SEEDS, a Bride inside a casket (a play based on an NBPT book), laughing together (a humour in Punjabi and Hindi), a play based on Ruskin Bond’s Adventure of Rusty”, a play based on Tagore’s writings, a meeting with Asamiya author Gayan Chandra Aadhikari and Marathi writer Surekha Panandikar, a play based on Telugu story and Malayalam story. the subject My children, My literature”..