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Tales of Wit and Wisdom

Tales of Wit and Wisdom

AMITA SARIN
,
Kavitha Mandana
,
Poile Sengupta
,
Sampurna Chattarji
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Akbar and Birbal
A chance meeting in a forest brings together Akbar and Birbal. The tales that ensue are retold to this day for they are as timeless as they are exciting.

Tenali Raman
Ten year-old Sulekha takes a trip to Hampi and her new friend TJ is full of stories. Tenali Raman’s comical solutions for any pickle he’d find himself in make for hilarious tales and ten-year-old Sulekha discovers the Vijayanagar empire through them.

Vikram and Vetal
A little girl realizes that the ancient King Vikramaditya’s stories can help her solve her grandmother’s problems as she listens to an old man’s tales in a remote village.

Mulla Nasruddin
Mulla Nasruddin talks nineteen to the dozen but will his seemingly nonsensical stories be able to help thirteen year-old Shashank escape the magic grid?

Vikramaditya’s Throne
Tales of generosity, wisdom and justice come alive in an obscure town and King Vikramaditya helps little Uma recover her smile.

Imprint: India Puffin

Published: Jun/2016

ISBN: 9780143330868

Length : 224 Pages

MRP : ₹799.00

Tales of Wit and Wisdom

AMITA SARIN
,
Kavitha Mandana
,
Poile Sengupta
,
Sampurna Chattarji

Akbar and Birbal
A chance meeting in a forest brings together Akbar and Birbal. The tales that ensue are retold to this day for they are as timeless as they are exciting.

Tenali Raman
Ten year-old Sulekha takes a trip to Hampi and her new friend TJ is full of stories. Tenali Raman’s comical solutions for any pickle he’d find himself in make for hilarious tales and ten-year-old Sulekha discovers the Vijayanagar empire through them.

Vikram and Vetal
A little girl realizes that the ancient King Vikramaditya’s stories can help her solve her grandmother’s problems as she listens to an old man’s tales in a remote village.

Mulla Nasruddin
Mulla Nasruddin talks nineteen to the dozen but will his seemingly nonsensical stories be able to help thirteen year-old Shashank escape the magic grid?

Vikramaditya’s Throne
Tales of generosity, wisdom and justice come alive in an obscure town and King Vikramaditya helps little Uma recover her smile.

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AMITA SARIN

Amita Sarin is a teacher and a writer based in the US.

Kavitha Mandana

Kavitha Mandana is the author of Tenali Raman and Akbar, The Mighty Emperor. Her first YA novel was No.9 on the Shade Card. And her picture book, A Pair of Twins, was ranked among the Top 10 books for girls by the American Library Association in 2015 (The Amelia Bloomer List). Her short stories feature in various anthologies and textbooks. For the past eighteen years she's been writing and illustrating for the Deccan Herald's children's supplement.

Poile Sengupta

Poile Sengupta was born in Ernakulam, Kerala, and began writing while in school in Delhi. Her work includes fiction, poetry and drama for adults, as well as for children. Her recent writing for children includes Vikram and Vetal, Vikramaditya's Throne and Good Heavens! One Act Plays for Children by Puffin. Her short fiction for children has been extensively anthologised. She lives in Bangalore.

Sampurna Chattarji

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