Rain In The Mountains

Rain In The Mountains

by Ruskin Bond
     
 

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Ruskin Bond was born in Kasauli, Himachal Pradesh, in 1934, andgrew up in Jamnagar (Gujarat), Dehradun and Shimla. In the course ofa writing career spanning thirty-five years, he has written over ahundred short stories, essays, novels and more than thirty books forchildren. Three collections of the short stories, The Night Train at Deoli, Time Stops at Shamli and Our…  See more details below

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Ruskin Bond was born in Kasauli, Himachal Pradesh, in 1934, andgrew up in Jamnagar (Gujarat), Dehradun and Shimla. In the course ofa writing career spanning thirty-five years, he has written over ahundred short stories, essays, novels and more than thirty books forchildren. Three collections of the short stories, The Night Train at Deoli, Time Stops at Shamli and Our Trees Still Grow in Dehra have been published by Penguin India. He has also edited two anthologies, The Penguin Book of Indian Ghost Stories and The Penguin Book of Indian Railway Storeis.The Room on the Roof was his first novel, written when he was seventeen, and it received the John Llewellyn Rhys Memorial Prize in1957. Vagrants in the Valley was also written in his teens and picks up from where The Room on the Roof leaves off.These two novellas were published in one volume by Penguin India in1993 and in early 1995 a collection of stories, essays, poems and anovella were brought out in a volume titled Delhi Is Not Far: The Best of Ruskin Bond.Ruskin Bond received the Sahitya Akademi Award for English writingin India for 1992, for Our Trees Still Grow in Dehra.

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ISBN-13:
9788184754469
Publisher:
Penguin Books, Limited
Publication date:
07/20/2009
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
2 MB

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