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Kannada Magazine Kanipura appreciates the effort to introduce children to Yakshagana through Bookosmia’s Yaksha

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Yaksha is the first children’s book in India on the Yakshagana dance form. Available in both English and Kannada, to tap into this Karnataka dance form the book has received a lot of local acclaim for its efforts. Read this feature from Kannada magazine Kanipura on our book Yaksha and commending our effort to promoting a declining folk art form...

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Bookosmia Founder talks about the company’s mission and agility, in an interview with internationally acclaimed Kitaab

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“I’d rather be a forest than a street,” says Nidhi Mishra, Founder and CEO of Bookosmia to acclaimed Singapore based publisher, Kitaab. Why did this IIM grad leave a banking career to start a company about books? How does a small publisher devise a successful marketing strategy and what’s the future like for this company that believes in disrupting the...

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Leading Karnataka newspaper Prajavani talks of the exceptional children’s book, available in both English and Kannada

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An excellent story about our book ‘Yaksha’ in the leading newspaper in Karnataka, Prajavani. This unique children’s book that tries to make Yakshagana ‘cool’, is reaching thousands of children thanks to being available in two languages -English and Kannada.

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Archana Mohan, author of the fast selling children’s book Yaksha talks to New Indian Express on how the book is trying to break stereotypes in India.

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“Usually, people assume that it is only girls who learn performing arts like dance while boys learn karate. That’s how parents perceive it too. But we are trying to break that stereotype through this book. Anyone can master the art form if they have the interest to explore it,”says author of ‘Yaksha’, Archana Mohan to The New Indian Express. Read...

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Business Standard reports Bookosmia’s acquisition of HK based digital stories app Mytha

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Bookosmia continues to disrupt conventional business models as it announces acquisition of Hong Kong headquartered digital stories app, Mytha. This feature on Business Standard covers the implications of this deal and reports on this exciting start-up’s plans ahead in the children’s content in India. https://wap.business-standard.com/article/companies/children-book-start-up-bookosmia-acquires-mythological-stories-app-mytha-119080901305_1.html

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