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  • Paperback
  • 176 pages
  • Grandmas Bag Of Stories
  • Sudha Murty
  • English
  • 08 September 2016
  • 9780143332022

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Grandmas Bag Of StoriesGrandma's Bag of Stories is a beautiful collection of short stories by Sudha Murty Who can resist a good story and especially when it's handpicked sorted and being told by Grandma Grandma will tell you stories of magnanimous king wise farmer enchanted scorpions greedy mouse and many As Grandma sits with her grandchildren to tell stories over long summer days and nights to entertain and educate her pupilsI loved this book For me it's one of the best children literature book and adults will also enjoy this book I can't express myself how much I miss those short stories told by my mother and grandmother when I was a kid Every story in this book is so entertaining every chapter has some lesson I personally liked Kavery and the Thief It's a story about a farmer woman who with her wits fooled a thief I really enjoyed the stories and they are written in Layman's English so they are perfect for children It was a great time spend reading this book When Grandma opens her bag of stories everyone gathers AroundWho can resist a good story especially when it’s being told by Grandma From her bag emerges tales of kings and cheats monkeys and mice bears and gods Here comes the bear who ate some really bad dessert and got very angry; a lazy man who would not put out a fire till it reached his beard; a princess who got turned into an onion; a ueen who discovered silk and many weird and wonderful people and animalsGrandma tells the stories over long summer days and nights as seven children enjoy life in her little town The stories entertain educate and provide hours of enjoyment to them So come why don’t you too join in the fun Sudha Murty has been one of my favourite storytellers whose work amazed me as a child My mom got me one book of her and I've read that countless times diving into them effortlessly This book brought the same magic children's stories with a message and amusing tales one hears from their grandparents sitting leisurely and spending a good time during holidays in villages I loved how I was reminded of the storytelling sessions I was rendered by my grandparents I miss them and couldn't have asked for from this book For most of us grandparents telling us stories during the holidays have a special place in our memories The warmth of a grandparent spinning tales that held us rapt Sudha Murty's Grandma's Bag of Stories is just as charmingAnand Krishna Meena and Raghu arrive at their grandparents' place in Shiggaon Ajj'si and Ajja's house was all readied up for their arrival with Ajji preparing their favourite snacks The perfect holiday with wonderful food fun times with the animals in Ajji Ajja's house and best of all the wonderful stories that Ajji told them  After all when Grandma opens her bag everyone gathers aroundFrom her bag emerges tales of kings and cheats monkeys and mice scorpions and treasure and princesses and onions Unlikely combinations one might think but when Grandma is the one telling them they are just perfect The book is great for young children to be read to and for older children5 perhaps to read for themselves I particularly loved it because the whole setting took me back to my childhood The school holidays when we would all travel to our grandparents and had this wonderful time with our cousinsDaughter loved the stories too Living abroad I felt that this was a nice book of stories which helped her connect to India a tiny bit reliving her own experiences of hearing stories from her granddad her favourite part of holidays Needless to say that it was a book that both of us enjoyed thoroughly I haven't read any of Sudha Murty's other books but am certainly looking forward to picking up some of hers particularly the children's onesA beautifully written book which can be enjoyed by children and grown ups alike I would rate it a 55 Good A uick easy read Though children's book but the stories can be eually enjoyed by adults Reminds one of summer vacations spent at grandparents' place listening to endless stories It is always a nice feeling reading Sudha Murty’s books I loved this bag of stories Read some 50 pages; to goCute storiesWish I had all this in childhood Stories which are important not only for children but also for the adults like us Sudha Murty writes awesome stories which reminds us of our childhood and our villages When you are little stories form a big part of your life More often than not your parents or grandparents would tell you stories with those happy endings and daring deeds with a moral to show you good things happen to good people Sudha Murty's book Grandma's bag of stories is a refreshing read for anyone any age It has those memories of childhood for us who aren't kids any It's put in a tone that you'd remember your grandparents telling the stories in And it makes you want to go back to those days Beautifully written book a very enjoyable experience reading it Review at my blog


About the Author: Sudha Murty

Sudha Murty was born in 1950 in Shiggaon in north Karnataka She did her MTech in computer science and is now the chairperson of the Infosys Foundation A prolific writer in English and Kannada she has written nine novels four technical books three travelogues one collection of short stories three collections of non fiction pieces and two books for childrenHer books have been translated int