Author: Leila SethTranslator(s)/ Editors(s): Bindia ThaparPublisher: Penguin/PuffinYear: 2010Language: EnglishPages: 40ISBN/UPC (if available): 9780143331513
Former Chief Justice Leila Seth makes the words of the Preamble to the Constitution understandable to even the youngest reader. What is a democratic republic, why are we secular, what is sovereignty? Believing that it is never too early for young people to learn about the Constitution, she tackles these concepts and explains them in a manner everyone can grasp and enjoy. Accompanied by numerous photographs, captivating and inspiring illustrations by acclaimed illustrator Bindia Thapar, and delightful bits of trivia, We, the Children of India is essential reading for every young citizen.