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Puffin Classics: Room On The Roof

Puffin Classics: Room On The Roof

60th Anniversary Edition: Hardcover, first volume in the famous Rusty series, fully coloured & illustrated gift book written by award winning author Ruskin Bond, for children and adults

Ruskin Bond
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A CLASSIC COMING-OF-AGE STORY WHICH HAS HELD GENERATIONS OF READERS SPELLBOUND
Rusty, a sixteen-year-old Anglo-Indian boy, is orphaned, and has to live with his English guardian in the claustrophobic European part in Dehra Dun. Unhappy with the strict ways of his guardian, Rusty runs away from home to live with his Indian friends. Plunging for the first time into the dream-bright world of the bazaar, Hindu festivals and other aspects of Indian life, Rusty is enchanted . . . and is lost forever to the prim proprieties of the European community.
This special edition marks the 60th anniversary of this award-winning book, written when the author was just seventeen. Poignant, heart-warming and an absolute classic, this book is forever a joy to read.

Imprint: India Penguin

Published: Jan/2016

ISBN: 9780143332305

Length : 224 Pages

MRP : ₹399.00

Puffin Classics: Room On The Roof

60th Anniversary Edition: Hardcover, first volume in the famous Rusty series, fully coloured & illustrated gift book written by award winning author Ruskin Bond, for children and adults

Ruskin Bond

A CLASSIC COMING-OF-AGE STORY WHICH HAS HELD GENERATIONS OF READERS SPELLBOUND
Rusty, a sixteen-year-old Anglo-Indian boy, is orphaned, and has to live with his English guardian in the claustrophobic European part in Dehra Dun. Unhappy with the strict ways of his guardian, Rusty runs away from home to live with his Indian friends. Plunging for the first time into the dream-bright world of the bazaar, Hindu festivals and other aspects of Indian life, Rusty is enchanted . . . and is lost forever to the prim proprieties of the European community.
This special edition marks the 60th anniversary of this award-winning book, written when the author was just seventeen. Poignant, heart-warming and an absolute classic, this book is forever a joy to read.

Select Preferred Format

Ruskin Bond

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