|Stories Short and Sweet|
|Author - Ruskin Bond
Stories Short and Sweet by author Ruskin Bond is indeed a collection of short and sweet stories. Every story highlights a variety of human emotions like humour, love, friendship and trust. It also depicts the myriad aspects of life in the hills where the author resides. The illustrations by Archana Sreenivasan are truly remarkable.
Extract from the story 'Pret in the House'
"We did not have to wonder long. There followed a series of disasters. Vases fell off tables, pictures come down the walls. Parrot feathers turned up in the teapot while the parrot himself let out indignant squawks in the middle of the night."
Author : Ruskin Bond
Art by: Archana Sreenivasan
Publisher : Published in Red Turtle by Rupa Publications
ISBN : 978-81-291-2463-0
Age Group: 10+
Price: Rs. 150/-
|Review - Beena Menon