- RELEASE DATE : NOVEMBER 2021
- Author: Roald Dahl & Ruskin Bond
- Pub: November 2021
- ISBN: 9780143456223
- Price: Rs. 1099/-
- Category: Fiction/Short Stories
- Binding: Paperback/Box Set
- Extent: 872
ABOUT THE BOOK
A SPECIAL COLLECTOR'S ITEM WITH THE BEST OF THE TWO MOSTLOVED
This box set brings together for the first time two masters of storytelling,
to offer readers the best variety of fiction in a single package! From
humour to horror, romance to thriller, humour to sadness, and an entire
spectrum of human emotions, these two books have it all. A perfect
collection to adorn your shelf and to gift to loved ones.
The Best of Roald Dahl: A great selection of Dahl's most-read stories from
his bestsellers: Over to You, Someone Like You, Kiss Kiss and Switch Bitch.
Hypnotized from the first sentence, you will remain spellbound as Roald
Dahl unravels his fiendish fictions with their satisfying twist-in-the-tale
finales, as he leads you through the dangers of gambling for high stakes
over wine, the perils of being a vegetarian and the macabre
consequences of a night-time seduction . . . This book is, quite simply,
Roald Dahl at his sinister best.
The Best of Ruskin Bond: Experience the best of four decades of Ruskin
Bond's writing in one book. This consolidated anthology has selections
from all of Ruskin's major books and includes his classic novel, Delhi Is Not
Far. Accompanied by an endearing collection of essays, beautiful excerpts
from different stories, serene poems and short stories, this book finds a
way to create a unique literary landscape.
ABOUT THE AUTHOR
Roald Dahl is a world-renowned short-story writer. He was educated in
England before starting work for the Shell Oil Company in Africa, and
began writing after an injury that he sustained as an RAF fighter pilot
during the Second World War. Roald Dahl's many books continue to be
loved by readers the world over, who delight in the magic of his
Ruskin Bond is a renowned award-winning writer. His first novel, The
Room on the Roof, received the John Llewellyn Rhys Memorial Prize in 1957.
Since then he has written over 500 short stories, essays and novellas and
more than forty books for children. He received the Sahitya Akademi
Award for English writing in 1992, the Padma Shri in 1999, the Delhi
government's Lifetime Achievement Award in 2012 and Padma Bhushan
in 2014 for his contribution to literature.