Stoob is headed for an amazing global stardom incident but sinister forces lurk, as always, between him and ultimate glory.
Stoob is in class six and his days of childhood are over. He has discovered his inner star and is all set to take Hollywood by storm-but first he has to audition for a part in the school play based on the hit childrens TV series Teen Rama Adventurezzz. Unfortunately, the channel executive, a villainous suit, casts him as a table. Fortunately, there are wheels within wheels and he ends up playing the Rakshas Hero.
Super shenanigans occur onstage and off as Stoob finds both his acting and romantic career under siege. Will he be able to save the play from a terrible fate? Will Ishani, Radhika, Yash and Sid keep their heads and play their parts to perfection? Will momo-sir and the beauteous Ms. Devraj come to the rescue, or will Stoob be branded as a future criminal for all time? And what message does Wolverfluff the dog hold for Stoob?
Find out, as Stoob undertakes a scheme of literally epic proportions in his second hilarious adventure.
About the Author
Samit Basu is a writer of books, films and graphic novels. His first novel, the Simoqin prophecies (2003), was the first book in the bestselling gameworld trilogy and marked the beginning of Indian English fantasy writing he has also written the international award-winning superhero novel turbulence and the recently published graphic novel Local Monsters. Forthcoming from Red Turtle are books in the adventures of stoob series and the next book in the morningstar agency series.
Indian fiction for years has languished in that twilight zone between the partition stories and the Malgudi days stories .. ( seems to me) and once in a while, there comes a bright new spark, a work that has nothing to do with the past.. a work that finally has something to say... an original idea..