Chapter books for middle-grade readers by Young Zubaan.
_______Meet sisters Anjali and Pooja. They have a lot of questions about the changes their bodies have begun going through and they’ve enlisted their friends, their myth-busting didi (she’s a doctor!) and their mothers in their search for answers. Join the adventure to find out what they learn! This comic book can be read as a story, or used to learn about menstrual health. It's chock-full of beautiful illustrations, projects and game ideas, as well as DIY instructions to make cloth pads. It tackles many persistent myths about menstruation head-on, helping girls to redefine their relationships with their bodies in a positive way and creating the culture of sharing and sisterhood.
_______A comprehensive guide to menstruation and personal hygiene illustrated in the form of a comic, and told through the eyes of young girls.
_______A hilarious retelling of the timeless classic, Vikram and Vetaal that spotlights riddles and features a host of rewritten female characters with agency.
_______Funny, sensitively-told and easy to relate to, this novel is perfect for YA fans who want to see a strong, flawed, compassionate brown girl at the centre of the stories they read.
_______A wonderfully illustrated picture book for young readers about finding the courage to face your fears, and the wonderful possibilities it may lead to.
_______An excellent choice for fans of stories featuring strange goings-on, like stories by Roald Dahl, or Ruskin Bond's Rusty.
_______The story of an unlikely friendship that speaks to the importance of tolerance, respect, and of protecting the natural environment.
_______Perfect for young readers that enjoyed The Baby-Sitters Club series by Ann M. Martin and Nancy Drew books.
_______Younguncle in Hindi! An excellent choice for fans of stories featuring strange goings-on, like stories by Roald Dahl, or Ruskin Bond's Rusty.
"A gem of a book"-- Sanjna Kapoor
A comprehensive guide for people looking for rounded and inclusive feminist books for children, by Zubaan's very own Anita Roy.
ANNOUNCEMENT RE:COVID-19 | 16 March 2020
In light of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Zubaan office and online store will remain closed until further notice. All orders have been shipped.
We are also suspending the internship programme this year. No interviews have or will be held. We thank you for all your applications and have read each and every one. Should the public health crisis improve in the coming months, we will revisit the option of opening the programme.
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