Padma Shri, Padma Bhushan, Sahitya Akademi award winner, Ruskin Bond, an Indian author of British descent, now lives with his adopted family in Landour, in Mussoorie. His writing canvas is as vast as it is engaging. From poetry to anthologies to essays and short stories, and novels to novellas. His simple, not simplistic lyrical pen wields subtle charm and quiet power. It reprints his thoughts succinctly on the reader’s mind.He is best known for winning the John Llewellyn Rhys Prize (1957) for The Room on the Roof, awarded to a British Commonwealthwriter under 30.
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