How I Taught My Grandmother To Read And Other Stories by Sudha Murty
These are collection of stories recounting real life incidents from the life of Sudha Murty, teacher, social workers and best selling writer. There is the engaging story about one of her students who frequently played truant from school, the accoutn of how her mothers advice to save money came in handy when she wanted to help her husband start a software company, and the heartwarming tale of the promise she made and fulfilled--- to her grandfather, to ensure that her little village library would always be well supplied with books.
Making Waves (Mel Beeby, Agent Angel) by Annie Dalton
Lately rebel angel Brice seems to be behaving, so when Michael asks him and Mel to join on a mission to the 17th-century Caribbean, she happily zooms off to pack her bikini. But the lush paradise of the New World has a dark side piracy, slave ships, cruel plantation owners. Then Brice bumps into an evil ancestor, and without warning he abandons his mates, running off to Port Royal, the wicked Jamaican city where pirates rule like kings.
Can Mel save their maverick buddy or has Heaven's favorite bad boy blown it for good..
The Scarlet Slipper Mystery (Nancy Drew Mystery Stories, No 32)
The Scarlet Slipper Mystery (Nancy Drew Mystery Stories, No 32) by Carolyn Keene
Nancy Drew comes to the aid of the owners of a local dancing school when they receive an anonymous note threatening their lives.
The Rupa Book of Ruskin Bond's Himalayan Tales
The Rupa Book of Ruskin Bond's Himalayan Tales by Ruskin Bond
The theme of this collection is of course the hills. Whether it is nature,people,places or even animals.Ruskin Bond is keenly observant of all forms of life and activity in the hills.Delightful reading,especially with the Haikus and poems that are interspersed with the stories. An entertaining blend of fiction and non-fiction.