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Readers of the Month: October 2011

Aajma Manoj, IX A
Your First Book and who gifted it ?
Seven voyages of Sinbad the sailor gifted by my father.
Favourite Books and why ?
(Title & Author)
Harry Potter by J.K.Rowling, Twilight by Stephenie Mayor,
Chronicles of Narnia by C.S.Lewis,
The mystery series by Enid Blyton.
These books are special to me as they had enriched me with lots of fun filled moments and wonderful experiences of many worlds such as the world of magic.
Most favourite character
Name:Severus Snape,Sirius Black, and Hermione Grange
All from the Harry Potter series..
Now reading (Title & Author)
TITLE: Revolution 20 20
AUTHOR:Chetan Bhagat.
Where do you like to read most?
In the library@K.V.Pattom
If you get a chance to meet a writer, who would you prefer to  and why ?
J.K.Rowling!! , as she is the writer whom i love most, because the stories written by her are simply irresistible and full of magic!
Who motivates you to read ?
My mother.
Books you recommend to your friends?
All books of HP series,Twilight saga and The  Chronicles Of Narnia.Diary of a wimpy kid etc..
Reading makes you
Reading makes me feel that Iam a part of the book too..
Greeshma G and Zarin,  XII A
Name of the Student & Class Greeshma G., XII A
Your First Book and who gifted it ? Mahabaratha My mother
Favourite Books and why? Epics because they give many valuable ideas for living in the world.
Most favourite character Sree Krishna
Now reading (Title & Author) Illiad and Odissi by Homer
Where do you like to read most? In the Library
If you get a chance to meet a writer, who would you prefer to  and why ? Any Malayalam writer.
Who motivates you to read ? My mother
Books you recommend to your friends? Epics, puranas, biographies
Reading makes you,



It helps me to understand the value and meaning of life and give me confidence to jump over the huddles in my life.
Name of the Student & Class Zarin, XII A
Your First Book and who gifted it ? Cheer up Little Noddy by Enid Blyton. I received it as the proficiency award in 1st grade ( probably the only time I received a proficiency award).
Favourite Books and why ? A Thousand Splendid Suns by Khaled Hosseini because it is a poignant reminder of sacrifice amidst the most grueling situations in life.
Most favourite character Miriam from ‘A Thousand Splendid Suns’
Now reading The diary of a wimpy kid by Jeff Kinney
Where do you like to read most? In my room…..all ALONE!!
If you get a chance to meet a writer, who would you prefer to  and why ? Alice Sebold. Because her books have inspired and uplifted my thoughts.
Who motivates you to read ? My friends Kalyani, Alina and Nazrin ( also my twin….hmmphh)
Books you recommend to your friends? To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee

The Lovely Bones by Alice Sebold

Atonement by Ian McEwan

Reading makes you, Happy and besides I get to flaunt new words and convoluted sentences. For eg: the incongruity of phlegmatic propensities. Confused??? You should be.

And finally reading makes me Happy

Mrs. Leena Mary, PGT (Physics)
Books Childhood favourites: short stories, novels, astronomy, philosophy, psychology

Others: The black book,My name is Red,Like the Flowing river,The Valicepium ,sophie’s world,The pilgrimage

Now reading The dancing wu-li masters by Gary Zukan ,The White castle by Orhan Pamuk
Why I Read? I feel the most happy when I have nothing rankling in my mind and I am in the company of a book of my choice .It’s a pleasure! When I don’t have anything to read I feel incomplete miss something very important. Books are my friends! Books are food for my mind.
Recommendations Sophie’s world by Jostein Garder,

Like the flowing River by Paulo Coelho,

Sidhartha by Herman Hesse

Message to students Make books your friends. You will never feel lonely or get bored.

Just as balanced diet is important for your physical well being, a balanced reading is important for your mental growth. But remember Frances Bacon’s words,



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