Registrations Open: NLF Reading Challenge 2024

The NLF Reading Challenge is designed to get children to read more, reflect on and discuss their reading, interact with authors, and connect with other readers like themselves.

Shortlist: Neev Book Award 2024

The Neev Book Award for distinguished children’s literature aims to recognize outstanding writing that leads to a fuller understanding of India, Indian lives, and Indian stories. 

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Neev Literature Festival 2024

September 28 and 29, 2024
Neev Academy, Yemalur, Bengaluru

Stay tuned for more information. 

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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