Do I need to register if I wish to place an order on your site?
No, you do not. Registration is optional. You may place your order without registering on our website. However, registration will save you the trouble of filling in your details every time you choose to shop here. Additionally, there are some features on our website that are available only to registered users, such as participating in the discussion forum and blog.
What are your shipping charges?
Shipping within India:
For online orders shipped to a location in India, shipping is free. There is no minimum order for free shipping.
Shipping outside India:
For all orders shipped outside India, there is a flat shipping charge of US $30.
Do we get discounts on our online purchase?
All Karadi Tales titles will now be available for institutional sales and bulk orders (minimum: 50 books) at exciting discounts. E-mail us at and we’ll work out fabulous discounts based on your order value.
I live in the UK but I wish to ship my order to an address in India. Will I be charged the Indian Rupee or US Dollar price?
It is the shipping address that decides whether you are billed in INR or USD. All orders shipped within India are charged in INR. All orders shipped outside India are charged in USD.
How long will it take my order to reach me?
Usually, it takes less than a week for your order to reach you.
What are the Payment options for online orders?
All electronic payments are routed through CCAvenue, our secure payment gateway. You can pay using any of the following:
Internet-enabled bank account
Paymate (mobile payments)
Itz cash cards
Demand drafts in favour of ‘Karadi Tales Company Pvt. Ltd’, payable at Chennai (customers in India only)
Can I find Karadi Tales at a retail outlet in my city?
Karadi Tales is widely available at most leading bookstores and children’s retail outlets. We are also available at all online book retailers. If you find that we are not available at a bookstore, please write to us at so that we can ensure availability.