Puffin Classic: Goopy Gyne Bagha Byne and Other Stories
This book is a selection of the best of stories by Upendrakishore Roychoudhuri, and the most fascinating of his characters: Goopy and Bagha, dedicated but unsuccessful musicians who are cast out of their homes because their music drives their families and neighbours crazy; Tuntuni, the little bird; the clever fox; Majantali Sarkar, the cat; the intrepid Granny Hunchback; and many others. Swagata Deb s vibrant translation brings Upendrakishore s unique magic to a wider audience, giving a new lease of life to these evergreen tales.
Age: 10 and up
Number of Pages: 200
Publisher: Puffin Books
Author: Upendrakishore Roychoudhuri
Dimensions: 8.4 x 5.8 x 0.7 inches