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Mother steals a bicycle and other stories

Author: Saalai Selvam; Shruti Buddhavarapu; Tejubehan, (Singer); Va Kītā
Publisher: [Chennai] : Tara Books Pvt. Ltd., [2018] ©2018
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : English
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"Introducing a spunky, adventurous mother and featuring midnight feasts, roving hyenas, and shrieking peacocks, these eight short stories can be read together or individually, each evoking the different fascinations and emotions of childhood"--
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Genre/Form: Short stories
Fiction
Juvenile works
Translations
Translations into English
Juvenile fiction
Named Person: Saalai Selvam; Shruti Buddhavarapu
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Saalai Selvam; Shruti Buddhavarapu; Tejubehan, (Singer); Va Kītā
ISBN: 9788193448519 8193448510
OCLC Number: 1079205185
Language Note: Translated from the Tamil.
Notes: Versions of these stories have appeared previously in Hindu Tamizh Thisai"--Copyright page.
Target Audience: 10+.
Description: 67 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm
Contents: Mother steals a bicycle --
Mother and her gang --
Mother learns to swim --
Fussing around insects --
Following a peacock --
Playing with shadows --
Mother plays with make-up --
Mother loves the dark.
Responsibility: Salai Selvam and Shruti Buddhavarapu ; illustrations by Tejubehan ; translated by V. Geetha.

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Midnight feasts, roving hyenas, shrieking peacocks, buzzing insects and stolen bicycles...does it sound unbelievable? And yet...could it all be true?  Read more...

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