The Children’s Companion

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Author: Ruskin Bond

9788129129741 | PB | pp. 282 | 2013 | Rupa Publications

This is a collection of some of Bond’s best stories for children. Funny, thoughtful, nostalgic and uplifting this is a treat of children and adults alike.

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This is a collection of some of Bond’s best stories for children. Included here are old favorites like ‘The School among the Pines’ and ‘The Night the Roof Blew Off’, as well as lesser-known anecdotes such as the hilarious ‘My Failed Omelettes and Other Disasters’ and the heart-warming ‘Adventures in Reading’.

Author:

Ruskin Bond

ISBN:

9788129129741

Binding:

Paperback

Pages:

282

Year of Publication:

2013

Publisher:

Rupa Publications

Edition:

First

Condition:

New

Country of Origin:

India

About the Author

The author has been writing for over sixty years, and now has over 120 titles in print—novels, collections of short stories, poetry, essays, anthologies and books for children. His first novel, The Room on the Roof, received the prestigious John Llewellyn Rhys Prize in 1957. He has also received the Padma Shri (1999), the Padma Bhushan (2014) and two awards from Sahitya Akademi—one for his short stories and another for his writings for children. In 2012, the Delhi government gave him its Lifetime Achievement Award.

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