Fun in Devlok Omnibus
Master storyteller Devdutt Pattnaik answers these curious questions and reveals many more secrets of the world of gods and demons in this delightfully illustrated omnibus, featuring all six tales in the Fun in Devlok series. Follow Harsha as he discovers the secret to happiness, listen to Gauri’s fascinating conversation with a talking cow, play dumb charades with Shiva, find out why identity cards are important even for Krishna, join the fight between between Kama and Yama, and learn why the river Saraswati disappeared mysteriously.
The Room of Many Colours
Sub title: A Treasury of Stories for Children
For over five decades, Ruskin Bond has written charming tales that have mesmerized readers of all ages. This collection brings together his finest stories for children in one volume. Published previously as A Treasury of Stories for Children, this attractive re-jacketed edition includes two new stories ‘The Big Race’ and ‘Remember This Day’. Filled with superb illustrations and a rich cast of characters, The Room of Many Colours: A Treasury of Stories for Children is the definitive book for all Ruskin Bond fans—truly a collector’s item.
Sub title: Book 1
If eleven-year-old Ferg Gottin had been bought from a store, his parents would have returned him and demanded a refund. For Mr and Mrs Gottin, parenting is an experiment gone badly wrong. So they look for a school where you can dump your kids and forget about them. At Horrid High, everything is downright horrid, from Chef Gretta’s cooking to Master Mynus’s truly mental maths classes. But Ferg finds four friends with extraordinary skills, and they make a series of startling discoveries about their horrid school. Can they survive Horrid High together? And can they stop Principal Perverse’ wicked plans before it’s too late? Open the gates of Horrid High and find out!
Vande Mataram! The song of the freedom fighters is ringing in the countryside. The year is 1939. The freedom fighters will stop at nothing till they send the British back. Twelve-year-old Neela arrives in Calcutta with a mission. Her father has been jailed for joining a protest march, and Neela has to rescue him before he is deported to the Andaman Islands. But can a little girl outwit the mighty British Empire? Set in a dramatic period in India’s history, this racy adventure, written by one of the finest Indian writers today, will keep you hooked till the last page.
The Hangman's Revolution
Sub title: WARP Book 2
F.B.I. Agent Chevie Savano is trapped in a nightmare future.
Unless she can return to 19th-century London and change the course of history, millions will die.
Luckily she has Riley the boy magician and a Victorian gangster with lovely hair to help her battle two crazed villains, who have brought the military technology of the future back in time - with potentially disastrous consequences.
The stakes are higher than the hangman's noose and only Chevie can save the day. Assuming she can avoid being killed by a couple of psycho warrior-nuns first . . .
Diary of a Wimpy Kid:Do-it-Yourself Book
Now everyone can have their own Wimpy Kid diary! Draw your own Wimpy-Kid-style cartoons, fill in facts and lists, check out the full-colour comics inside and even write your own Wimpy Kid journal, just like Greg.
Now in a brilliant new large format so you can go super-size with all your Wimpy Kid doodles!
Greetings from Wherever You Are
Sub title: A Wimpy Kid Postcard Book
30 Oversized Wimpy Kid postcards featuring all your favourite characters, Zoo-Wee Mama comic strips, and brand new Do-It-Yourself templates. And now fans can send their friends the cheese touch by post!
A must-have for all Wimpy Kid fans.
Sub title: Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Book 8
Greg Heffley's on a losing streak. His best friend, Rowley Jefferson, has ditched him, and finding new friends in middle school is proving to be a tough task. To change his fortunes, Greg decides to take a leap of faith and turn his decisions over to chance. Will a roll of the dice turn things around, or is Greg's life destined to be just another hard- luck story?
Perfect for readers of 8+ and also reluctant readers. You can also discover Greg on the big screen in any one of the three Wimpy Kid Movie box office smashes.
Shoot the Bluebird
Sub title: Bollywood Knights 4
He was still a handsome devil. Handsome enough to win the love of one of the prettiest girls he’d ever met. He checked his reflection to see if the jewel case was visible. In the front hall, he turned the switch for the chandelier. He squinted in the harsh light reflected off the mirrors everywhere. ‘Goodbye!’ He called. There was no answer.
A series of mysterious thefts, forbidden love and a tapestry of lies lead to the disappearance of the Bluebird diamond, one of Bollywood’s great unsolved mysteries. Raj, Nagi and Madhuri round up the unusual suspects and help a faded heroine recover her brilliance. Set in the glimmering high life of backstage Bollywood, Mumbai’s darkest secrets are laid bare after more than half a century. But the old adage proves true—be careful what you wish for, because you might just get it.
Shoot the Bluebird, the fourth book featuring the teen detectives from Mumbai’s dazzling film world, the Bollywood Knights, is a suspense thriller studded with lust, lost love and treachery that will keep you guessing until the final, thrilling climax.
The Wild Wisdom Quiz Book
Go wild with the year’s most exciting quiz book!
Who is the head of the elephant family?
a. Matriarch b. Tusker
c. Patriarch d. Elderphant
Which is the only snake that builds a nest?
a. Rattlesnake b. King Cobra
c. Rat snake d. Mamba
If questions like these fascinate you, then this one-of-its-kind quiz book is a must for your bookshelf! Compiled from India’s only national-level quiz on wildlife, this book packs in incredible information on the amazing world of animals and plants. Get a low-down on bizarre animal facts and increase your sense of wonder with some mind-boggling questions on exotic and familiar species.
Peppered with amazing trivia and charming illustrations, this fun and irresistible book is an absolute essential. Use it to test your own knowledge and quiz your friends.