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The Price Is Right

The Price Is Right

Sudha Murty
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Overview

Is it possible to put a price on something that you love dearly?

Nandish owns a beautiful white horse—his prized possession—that Somendra, a cunning merchant, has had his eye on since forever. He keeps offering to buy the horse, proposing ridiculous amounts each time, but Nandish simply doesn’t agree. Getting tired of Somendra’s tactics, Nandish decides to put an end to the whole thing once and for all. But will it work?

If there’s anyone who can put a witty spin to anything, it’s Sudha Murty and The Price is Right is another delightful example of that. Read on to find out whether Nandish manages to outsmart Somendra for one last time.

Imprint: Puffin

Published: Oct/2013

Length : 10 Pages

The Price Is Right

Sudha Murty
Overview

Is it possible to put a price on something that you love dearly?

Nandish owns a beautiful white horse—his prized possession—that Somendra, a cunning merchant, has had his eye on since forever. He keeps offering to buy the horse, proposing ridiculous amounts each time, but Nandish simply doesn’t agree. Getting tired of Somendra’s tactics, Nandish decides to put an end to the whole thing once and for all. But will it work?

If there’s anyone who can put a witty spin to anything, it’s Sudha Murty and The Price is Right is another delightful example of that. Read on to find out whether Nandish manages to outsmart Somendra for one last time.

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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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