OUR TREES STILL GROW IN DEHRA

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Penguin UK, Jan 3, 2011 - Literary Criticism - 168 pages
Fourteen engaging stories from one of India's master story-tellers Semi-autobiographical in nature, these stories span the period from the author's childhood to the present. We are introduced, in a series of beautifully imagined and crafted cameos, to the author's family, friends, and various other people who left a lasting impression on him. In other stories we revisit Bond's beloved Garhwal hills and the small towns and villages that he has returned to time and again in his fiction. Together with his well-known novella, A Flight of Pigeons (which was made into the film Junoon), which also appears in this collection, these stories once again bring Ruskin Bond's India vividly to life.

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User Review  - Jitesh - Goodreads

The name is Bond . . . Ruskin Bond! Bunch of nostalgic experiences put together very well. Narrative of times, he spent in the hills of India are nice to read. He definitely has been in so much love with the hills. My favorites are . . .Escape from Java and The Bar that time forgot Read full review

Contents

About the Author
The BentDouble Beggar
Coming Home to Dehra
Calypso Christmas
Binya Passes
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