Our Trees Still Grow In Dehra

Author: Ruskin Bond
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 8184754434
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Fourteen engaging stories from one of India's master story-tellers Semi-autobiographical in nature, these stories span the period from the author's childhood to the present.

Rain In The Mountains

Author: Ruskin Bond
Publisher: Penguin Books India
ISBN: 9780140236910
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Three collections of the short stories, The Night Train at Deoli, Time Stops at Shamli and Our Trees Still Grow in Dehra have been published by Penguin India.

A Town Called Dehra

Author: Ruskin Bond
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 8184750528
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My Father's Trees in Dehra Our trees still grow in Dehra. This is one part of the
world where trees are a match for man. An old pipal may be cut down to make
way for a new building; two pipal trees will sprout from the walls of the building. In
Dehra the air is moist, the soil hospitable to seeds and probing roots. The valley
of Dehradun lies between the first range of the Himalayas and the smaller but
older Siwalik range. Dehra is an old town, but it was not in the reign of Rajput
princes or ...

The Life And Works Of Ruskin Bond

Author: Meena Khorana
Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group
ISBN: 9780313311857
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Situated at about 6,000 feet above sea level, Maplewood Lodge gave him the
feeling of being alone with nature, and he especially liked its windows opening
onto the forest. In the introduction to Our Trees Still Grow in Dehra, he writes that
it was a "timeless sort of a place" and that he felt an immediate emotional
connection to the natural scenery around the cottage. ...and when I pushed the
first [window] open, the forest seemed to rush upon me. The maples, oaks,
rhododendrons, and ...

Studies In Contemporary Literature

Author: Radhe Shyam Sharma
Publisher: Sarup & Sons
ISBN: 9788176251631
Size: 33.35 MB
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The short stories that have appeared in various collections: Our Trees Still Grow
in Dehra, Time Stops at Shamli, The Night Train at DeoliAnd Other Stories and
the novels A Room of One's Own and Vagrants of the Valley have established
Bond as a sensitive writer who gives us in lucid prose compelling stories, richly
detailed, about people who matter to us, and touches our hidden, obscure selves
in subtle ways. Bond's semi- autobiographical stories are predominantly set in
the ...

Die Das Leben Lieben

Author: Erich Segal
Publisher: S. Fischer Verlag
ISBN: 3104029059
Size: 52.30 MB
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Vom Autor der ›Love Story‹: Vier junge Mediziner stellen sich den Prüfungen des Lebens!

Spiel Der Zeit

Author: Jeffrey Archer
Publisher: Heyne Verlag
ISBN: 3641162785
Size: 72.78 MB
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Harry verliebt sich in Emma, ohne zu ahnen, dass die Schicksale ihrer Familien auf tragische Weise miteinander verknüpft sind ... »Spiel der Zeit« ist der erste Band von Jeffrey Archers großem historischen Familienepos »Die Clifton ...


Author: Jeet Thayil
Publisher: S. Fischer Verlag
ISBN: 3104016232
Size: 21.34 MB
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In einer lyrischen, leuchtenden Prosa erzählt Thayil von einer »großen und gebrochenen Stadt«, die dabei ist, ihre Seele zu verkaufen.