Image: Illustration by Rijuta Ghate, for Pratham Books Tell Me Now series
Pratham Books is looking for good non-fiction manuscripts for young readers, specially those who do not come from a print-rich environment. These will be Level 2 and Level 3 books, fully illustrated and translated into many Indian languages. The word limit will be around 400 words for Level 2 (for children who are learning to read), and upto 1000 words for Level 3 (for children who are ready to read on their own) . We would like the work to be cheerful, informative, and relevant for today's child. Up for the challenge? If yes, please do send in a topic/topics and a short synopsis to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line Fantastic Non-fiction and your proposed working title.
Example: Fantastic Non-fiction - Why can't I fly like Superman?