By R. K. Narayan
Four gemstones, with new introductions, mark acclaimed Indian author R. ok. Narayan's centennial
Introducing this choice of tales, R. ok. Narayan describes how in India "the author has in basic terms to seem out of the window to choose up a personality and thereby a story." Composed of robust, magical pictures of every kind of individuals, and comprising tales written over virtually 40 years, Malgudi Days presents Narayan's imaginary urban in complete colour, revealing the essence of India and of human experience. This variation comprises an advent via Pulitzer Prize- profitable writer Jhumpa Lahiri.
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