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A Lesson For The Uncles

A Lesson For The Uncles

Sudha Murty
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If only one could chose one’s family, Rajendra would have jumped at the chance.

He lost his parents when he was very young, and was only left with a goat and a tiny hut, waging a constant struggle against his uncles who wanted to cheat him out of the house and the goat. Despite all his efforts, nothing seems stop his uncles from tormenting him.

Will Rajendra ever manage to escape the clutches of his malicious uncles? Read on to find out in this heartfelt tale of bravery where it matters the most—with family.

Imprint: Puffin

Published: Oct/2013

Length : 10 Pages

A Lesson For The Uncles

Sudha Murty
Overview

If only one could chose one’s family, Rajendra would have jumped at the chance.

He lost his parents when he was very young, and was only left with a goat and a tiny hut, waging a constant struggle against his uncles who wanted to cheat him out of the house and the goat. Despite all his efforts, nothing seems stop his uncles from tormenting him.

Will Rajendra ever manage to escape the clutches of his malicious uncles? Read on to find out in this heartfelt tale of bravery where it matters the most—with family.

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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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