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Mystery - Adventure
Mystery - Adventure

In 2011, the screenwriter, lyricist and journalist Neelesh Misra started mentoring a handpicked group of writers called the Mandali. These were men and women of all ages, backgrounds and dispositions. The Mandali soon started writing radio stories in Hindi, for Misra's show Yaadon Ka Idiotbox-short, pithy, bittersweet narratives that immediately struck a chord with listeners across the country.
Translated for the first time in English, this collection represents the Mandali at the height of its powers. These stories are blessed with a keen sense of place, attuned to the rhythms of both small-town India and rapidly expanding mega-cities like Delhi or Mumbai. Homesick yuppies reconnect with their hometowns, old lovers reconcile against all odds, and parents learn to get along with their grown-up children. A mother-in-law uses questionable tactics to bond with her distant daughter-in-law, a war widow learns to stand up to family, and a life-threatening mountain slope brings two strangers together.
These are fresh, untamed voices aided and abetted by a master storyteller.

Author: Neelesh Misra

Publisher: Penguin

Contains: 1 book

Pages: 272 pp

Size: 20 x 14 x 4 cm

MATERIALS

Paper

COUNTRY OF ORIGIN

India

ABOUT THE BRAND

The Nestery presents Penguin Random House, a global trade publisher and home to some of the greatest writers of our times, with many bestsellers as well as titles that have gone on to win virtually every major literary prize, including the Nobel Prize, the Booker Prize, the Magsaysay Award, and the Jnanpith Award. Penguin Random House India became one of the most successful English trade publishers on the Indian subcontinent as a result of the merger in 2013 of Penguin (established in India in 1985) and Random House (which launched its publishing programme in 2005 and began distribution operations in 2009). Since its inception, Penguin Random House has been our commitment to uphold and add to the rich literary legacy of our country, publishing in English and Hindi across genres, including health and wellness, children’s literature, young adult fiction and non-fiction, just to name a few, with many of their stories adapted into films and web series.

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