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Say NO to Bullying

Who has not experienced teasing and taunting while growing up? All children experience it at some point of their lives. And is it always harmless? Absolutely not! Teasing can be vicious and has the potential to turn into bullying; especially when…

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An interview with Himanjali Sankar

In a short interview with Hippocampus, author Himanjali Sankar tells us about how she got to writing a young adult novel and also talks about why she was so determined to write a book around a topic that’s considered taboo…

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Books about Puberty and Sexuality for Children

Adolescence and puberty can be potentially troubling times for children and adults. A good sex educator becomes integral for these transition years. This can be a parent or a qualified professional … and books! As children grow up, they begin…

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Conversation with Khyrunnisa

Khyrunnisa A., prize-winning author of children’s fiction, created the popular comic character Butterfingers for the children’s magazine, Tinkle. Her books in the Butterfingers series published by Puffin include the novels Howzzat Butterfingers! (2010), Goal, Butterfingers! (2012), Clean Bowled, Butterfingers! (2015)…

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Breaking Gender Stereotypes

Women can’t drive. Boys don’t play with dolls. Act like a lady. Boys don’t cry. Blue is for boys and pink is for girls. Girls must have long hair. He is a sissy. Are these phrases all too familiar? You have…

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Organic Kitchen – Gardening Workshop

 

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CELEBRATING MO WILLEMS

Hippocampus is celebrating author/illustrator MO WILLEMS! Come over and have a rollicking time with crafts, games and wall painting. Laugh out loud with Storyteller, Lavanya and savor the delicious theme-based food too. For those of you who haven’t heard of the…

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