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Ruskin Bond
Ruskin Bond was born in Kasauli in 1934; grew up in Jamnagar, Simla and Dehradun; spent a few years abroad, and returned to India when he was twenty-one. Although unmarried, he has a large adopted family. A resident of Mussoorie, he is a well-known writer of fiction and a raconteur par excellence.His Tales and Legends from India, Angry River, Strange Men, Strange Places, The Blue Umbrella, A Long Walk for Bina and Hanuman to the Rescue are also available in Rupa paperback. The Ruskin Bond's Children's Omnibus has been a firm favourite with young readers for several years. Ghost Stories from the Raj, The Rupa Book of Great Animal Stories, The Rupa Book of True Tales of Mystery and Adventure, The Rupa Book of Himalayan Tales and The Rupa Book of Great Suspense Stories are some of his recent books for Rupa.

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Time Stops at Shamli
Description : Ruskin Bond’s simple characters, living amidst the lush forests of the Himalayan foothills, are re...
The Hidden Pool
Description : Ruskin Bond's first novel for children in a whole new look! Laurie, an English boy in a small hill t...
Thick as Thieves: Tales of Friendship
Description : Somewhere in life there must be someone to take your hand and share the torrid day Some stories wil...
Looking for the Rainbow , November 2017
Description : At age eight, Ruskin escapes his jail-like boarding school in the hills and goes to live with his fa...
Lone Fox Dancing: My Autobiography , June 2017
Description : Over sixty years, for numerous readers—of all ages; in big cities, small towns and little hamletsâ...
Death Under the Deodars, released on 14th November 2016
Description : It was death at first sight . . . Miss Ripley-Bean was sitting on a bench beneath the deodars, havi...
The Room On The Roof / Vagrants In The Valley
Description : The Room On The Roof, Vagrants In The Valley 01 Edition consists of two books by the famous author ...
Falling in Love Again: Stories of Love and Romance
Description : Once I saw her, leaning over the balcony railing. I stopped the taxi and waved to her. She waved bac...
Immortal Stories
Description : A anthrology of stories by some world'sgreatest writers of short stories ,Compiled by Ruskin Bond.
Angry river
Description : It was a small island, set in the middle of the big river, yet large enough for Sita and her grandpa...
The Blue Umbrella
Description : The Blue Umbrella tells the story of the little girl, Binya, and her beautiful blue umbrella. Bin...
A Little Book of Life
Description : Ruskin Bond, Indias most loved author, puts together his favourite sayings, aphorisms and quotations...
Maharani
Maharani
Author : Ruskin Bond
Publisher : Penguin
Description : Maharani who drink too much, the real story of Jim Corbett, and friendly ghosts - a magical novella ...
Friends In Small Places
Description : Book Summary of Friends In Small Places This collection brings together the best of Ruskin Bond's c...
Book Of Humour
Book Of Humour
Author : Ruskin Bond
Publisher : Penguin
Description : A delectable offering from a writer who not only knows how to make us laugh but also knows how to la...
Delhi Is not Far : The Best Of Ruskin Bond
Description : One of the best storytellers of contemporary India' "Tribune Momentous things happen elsewhere, in t...
Dust On The Mountain
Description : Ruskin Bond wrote his first short story, 'Untouchable', at the age of sixteen in 1950. Since then he...
The Sensualist
Description : The sensualist is the story of a man enslaved by his libido and spiralling towards self-destruction....
Susanna's Seven husbands
Description : 'That Black Widow spider always reminds me of Susanna, my lifelong friend and neighbour . . . As I w...
Mr Olivers Diary
Description : A gun-toting, violin-playing Headmaster. A homicidal barber. A hungry leopard and about a hundred ...
Strangers In the Night
Description : The perils and pleasures that attend growing up... In A Handful of Nuts , the first of the novellas ...
Treasury Of Stories For Children
Description : Ruskin Bond, the master storyteller, is at his inventive best when spinning out yarns for children. ...
 The room of many colours
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The Ruskin Bond Omnibus 1
Description : These tales selected by Ruskin Bond, are about mystery, adventure, suspense and crime themes of endu...
The Rupa Laughter Obnibus
Description : Laugh and be well!' exclaimed the great Dr. Johnson, and he never spoke truer words. For, laughter i...