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A Cure For Laziness

A Cure For Laziness

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Sudha Murty
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Basheer had promised himself that he would only marry a girl who was as intelligent and hardworking as him. Having found his match in Ayesha, he marries her and brings her home. But luxury and riches can spoil anyone—even someone as diligent and clever as Ayesha.

Can Basheer find a cure for Ayesha’s laziness? Is there a cure for laziness? In a tale that’s full of surprising twists and turns, not to mention Sudha Murty’s inimitable wit and humour, read on to find out what’s in store for Ayesha.

Imprint: Puffin

Published: Oct/2013

Length : 10 Pages

MRP : ₹15.00

A Cure For Laziness

(Penguin Petit)

Sudha Murty

Basheer had promised himself that he would only marry a girl who was as intelligent and hardworking as him. Having found his match in Ayesha, he marries her and brings her home. But luxury and riches can spoil anyone—even someone as diligent and clever as Ayesha.

Can Basheer find a cure for Ayesha’s laziness? Is there a cure for laziness? In a tale that’s full of surprising twists and turns, not to mention Sudha Murty’s inimitable wit and humour, read on to find out what’s in store for Ayesha.

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Sudha Murty

Sudha Murty was born in 1950 in Shiggaon, north Karnataka. She did her MTech in computer science, and is now the chairperson of the Infosys Foundation. A prolific writer in English and Kannada, she has written novels, technical books, travelogues, collections of short stories and non-fiction pieces, and six bestselling books for children. Her books have been translated into all the major Indian languages. Sudha Murty is the recipient of the R.K. Narayan Award for Literature (2006), the Padma Shri (2006) and the Attimabbe Award from the Government of Karnataka for excellence in Kannada literature (2011).

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