Chitra has written over 50 books for children. Her books are published internationally across many countries and translated into multiple languages.
Books for new ESL learners
On a rainy day, Wasim and Tahir are stuck inside. When Wasim finds a special pen, Tahir wants one too. What can the special pen do? Will Wasim share? Read and find out. Illustrated by Zulfiqar Sajid. Published by Oxford University Press, Pakistan. Click here for more details. Babar’s Blue Umbrella is a sequel to Balu’s…
Other Folktales and Retellings
My first book… Meet Birbal and Tenali Rama amongst a host of other legendary Asian characters displaying their wit and satire. Co-authored with Catherine G S Lim, this collection is from both China and India, giving a fantastic mix of funny tales to all readers. This is the heading In this collection, 23 stories –…
Non-fiction makes unfamiliar things familiar. Every child has unbounded curiosity and they absorb facts like sponge. Chitra has been enjoying non-fiction ever since she got hold of an illustrated dictionary of medicine in her grandfather’s things.
Check out these e-books – simple stories that help you read and have fun at the same time.