Category: Children’s Literature.ISBN: 9788129129741Publisher: Rupa Publications India (2013)Pages: 283For over six decades now, Ruskin Bond has been entertaining and touching the lives of countless readers, young and old, with his stories, novels and poems. Children’s Omnibus: Volume 2 brings together the bes..
Category: Children’s Literature.ISBN: 9788129124067Publisher: Rupa Publications IndiaPages: 160A group of travellers stumble upon a hidden world.A young boy meets an escaped convict in the churchyard.A shipwrecked sailor fights for survival on a deserted island.A vagabond orphan sets out on a quest with an ol..
A young man, searching for his lost love, commits suicide.A murdered man’s spirit returns to seek revenge on his killer.An elderly woman keeps a window open for the dead to come in.An Englishman spends the night by a tomb with the inscription ‘The dead travel fast’.Excerpted from some of the best-known classics in the horror gen..
Bestselling author Terry O’Brien brings together a delightful collection of fables, drawn from ancient folklore and mythology, showcasing the unique spiritual ethos of India. This book offers a wide range of stories such as ‘Tulasi Das and his Wife’, ‘The Merchant and the Fool’ and ‘Janaki’s Silver Plate’, which capture in vivid..
Category: Children’s Literature.ISBN: 9788129120403Publisher: Rupa Publications IndiaPages: 196Sara and Crystal are ordinary teenagers. Or so they think, until one day, their world is turned upside down when they learn that they are princesses of the magical land of Catriona. Their mothers, the rightful rulers of Catriona, are b..
Category: Children’s Literature.ISBN: 9788129120120Publisher: Rupa Publications IndiaPages: 112A baby sloth bear whose naughtiness constantly lands him in trouble, a wily jackal who outwits a charging panther, an old elephant who risks his life to save his son, a bashful hyena who puts up a brave fight against a pack of wild dog..
In the mid-seventeenth century, the sons of ailing Mughal emperor, Shah Jahan—Dara, Shuja, Aurangzeb and Murad—are locked in a fierce struggle for succession.As Shah Jahan’s treatment is kept under strict supervision, rumours begin to swirl. Is the emperor alive? Or is his death being kept a closely-guarded secret? It’s impossib..
Engaging for kids and adults alike, the Things You Ought to Know series strikes the right chord between learning and fun!With fun facts about board games such as Pokemon; outdoor games like Freeze Tag and video games like World of Warcraft, Things You Ought to Know – Game Time will show you that while games are a fun way to pass..
Engaging for kids and adults alike, the Things You Ought to Know series strikes the right chord between learning and fun!Full of interesting information on various topics, from animals, plants and trees to waterbodies and aquatic life, Things You Ought to Know – Natural Surroundings is sure to amaze and astonish you with little-..
This book will take children to the world of witches, where they will meet nice, industrious witches next door.‘Witch’, the word has always been associated with evil, mean and nasty beings with potions and always looking for trouble.But this book presents witches and their story in a completely different light. The narrator ment..