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.
Fogging Over (Mel Beeby, Agent Angel ) by Annie Dalton
Mel has been teamed up for her new assignment in the 19th century with her best friend Lola?and her worst enemy Brice! But tensions are put aside as they all witness a scene in the Australian outback, where an old convict lies dying, burdened with a terrible secret. Then suddenly they are transported to Victorian London, and Jack the Ripper is on the prowl. Foggy streets, gin shops, and smelly workhouses?Mel's really got her work cut out for her this time. The angels' new mission is to watch over little Georgie and his sister Charlotte; the siblings are caught up in poverty and being duped by a wicked uncle with an eye on their inheritance.
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.
So little time # 14:Spring Breakup
So little time # 14:Spring Breakup by Emma Harrison
Sneak onto the set of a cool TV dance party.
Go on an amazing date with your crush.
Try to like your sister's boyfriend -- no matter how weird he is.
If that doesn't work, find her a new boyfriend right away!