Neev Literature Festival 2023

We began the Neev Literature Festival in 2017 and the Neev Book Award in 2018 to find and showcase great children’s books from and about Indian lives.

The Neev Literature Festival 2023 was held on October 7 and 8, 2023 at Neev Academy, Yemalur, Bengaluru. 

NLF Fellowships for 

Children’s Book Creators

The Neev Literature Festival (NLF) is offering Fellowships of Rs 6 lakh to selected children’s book creators (writers and illustrators) to produce richly-detailed manuscripts that authentically mirror Indian lives and require a significant investment of time and effort.

The NLF Report: Children’s Literature in India 2022

Children’s publishing in India is key to human development and cultural
advancement. However, the spend on children’s trade books (leisure) in India is miniscule compared to other developing and developed nations

Glimpses from Neev Literature Festival 2023

NLF Reading Challenge 2023

Author Interactions

Upcoming events

Bijal Vachharajani

29th April, Friday
5.30 pm-6.00 pm

Lynda Mullaly Hunt

5th May, Thursday
5.30 pm-6.00 pm

Holly Goldberg Sloan

7th May, Saturday
10.00-10.30 am

Remy Lai

10th May, Tuesday
5.00 pm-5.30 pm

Images from NLF 2023

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