Patangwala aur Anya Kahaniyan is a fascinating collection of some of the finest short stories penned down India’s best-loved author, Ruskin Bond.
Summary of the Book
Patangwala aur Anya Kahaniyan is an anthology of short stories by the master storyteller. The stories are filled with the characteristic warmth, subtle humor and keen observations of life that Ruskin Bond is best known for. The stories featuring in his extraordinary collection have been beautifully translated to Hindi and will make for a riveting read for people of all ages.
About Ruskin Bond
Ruskin Bond is an Indian author of British descent. He has been writing novels, poems, essays and short stories for over forty years. He was awarded the John Llewellyn Rhys Memorial Prize in 1957, The Sahitya Akademi Award in 1993, and the Padma Shri in 1999. He was also honored with a Lifetime Achievement Award by the Government of Delhi in 2012. His works include The Room on the Roof, Vagrants in the Valley, Scenes from a Writer's Life, A Flight of Pigeons, Landour Days – A Writer's Journal, The Sensualist, The Road To The Bazaar, and Panther's Moon, among others.
Great book with good translation!
3 Aug, 2013