Pink and Blue
Pink is for girls Blue is for boys
Girls play house Boys play cricket
Cry like a girl Kick like a boy
Sometimes grown-ups can say silly things that just aren't true--not for all kids anyway!
This book is an attempt by a mum to start a conversation with her little one about gender stereotypes. It encourages kids to question these notions before they begin to shape their thinking and offers adults an opportunity to initiate this very necessary discussion.
Ritu Vaishnav runs a children's bookstore that actively works with schools to build a strong reading culture among students. She has been a teacher, feature writer, reporter, news producer and book editor. When not working on or with books, she likes to escape into them.
Vishnu M Nair (Illustrator)
Vishnu M Nair is an artist and graphic designer living and working in New Delhi. He is widely known for his illustrations, rich in wit and narrative. He enjoys chai with biscuits, and can be found taming dragons and unicorns on weekdays and watching paint dry on weekends.