Meet four fairy friends for Starshine Meadow – Belle, Ivy, Daisy and Rose. They love to make wishes come true!

Neema wants a dog more than anything, but her mum and dad have said no. Can Rose make Neema’s wish come true without upsetting her parents?

THE FAIRIES OF STARSHINE MEADOWS – ROSE AND THE PERFECT PET by Kate Bloom and Emma Pack, Tiger Books, Rs. 99

Meet Max, explosive escapologist and master magician. He can free himself from the tightest of chains, and contort himself into the tiniest of spaces. When the top secret Department of Extraordinary Activity discovers that an evil computer game character has escaped from the virtual world and is intent on causing chaos, they know the time has come for Max’s first mission.

MAX FLASH MISSION 1 GAME ON by Johnny Zucker,, Tiger Books, Rs. 99

Tiana’s school year has just started and looks bleak already. Her best friends are being super nasty, her lunch group has been taken over by newcomers, and the final nail in the coffin: a blast from the past, which she believed she had left behind forever, has moved to Hill View High.

PINK OR BLACK 2: HIGH DRAMA AT HIGH SCHOOL, by Tishaa, Rupa, Rs. 140

Aided by his two human assistants Chuck and Ria (and Floppy the dog), Oops must travel across time, space and black holes and face innumerable dangers to save Earth from the ferocious green pig-like creatures who are grunting their way towards it. And along the way, they must deal with amorous emperor penguins, the Cerebums of Holibutt, whose brains are in their bottoms, and the mysterious creatures from the Dark Planets.

OOPS THE MIGHTY GURGLE by Ram G. Vallath, Duckbill, Rs. 199

A compilation of the best elocution pieces from Derek O’Brien.

Are you stumped about what to speak at the upcoming elocution contest?

Are you wondering how you can speak more confidently?

Then this handy collection may be just what you need.

SPEAK UP, SPEAK OUT by Derek O’Brien, Red Turtle, Rs. 195