Birbal's tales of wit and wisdom make lively reading for children as well as adults. His encounters at Emperor Akbar`s Court are legendary. Numerous stories have been spun around these plots. These stories continue to be passed from generation to generation. And the legend of Birbal grows.About the ..
Which were the first cities of India and how were they discovered? What was it like living in Mughal times? How did the British, who had come to trade in India, end up ruling the country? How has India changed after Independence? Delve into India's past to discover the answers to these questions and..
A child-prodigy loves girls named Katherine, even after being dumped by them 19 times. An Abundance of Katherines is a story of how he believes his Theorem of Underlying Katherine Predictability should eventually get him the girl.Summary of the BookBy the time Colin Singleton was dumped 19 times by ..
Robinson Crusoe has all the ingredients of a first Class adventure story—shipwreck, a young man alone on an uninhabited island, storms, dangers, cannibals and mutineers! Daniel Defoe’s spellbinding account is based on the real-life adventures of Alexander Selkirk, a Scottish sailor, who was stranded..
Aunt Edna has created a no-nonsense nanny android to make sure Billy and Alfie don't have any fun. But then Alfie discovers how to override Auntie Anne-Droid's programming and nothing can stop them eating all the Cheeki Choko Cherry Cakes they like ... until the real aunt Edna is kidnapped!..
A hilarious and heart-warming story about a very mischievous kitten by two of the most important names in children's books today. From the beloved author of Babe comes this enchanting illustrated chapter book. Aristotle, the witch's kitten, is so adventurous that it's just as well cats have nine liv..
Artemis Fowl and the Last Guardian is the final book in Eoin Colfer’s Artemis Fowl series of fantasy novels.Summary of the BookMankind is about to end. Opal Koboi is about to carry out her plan of becoming the fairy queen by destroying humanity. The mad pixie plans to revive undead fairy-warriors to..
Until recently Artemis Fowl was the only human to have discovered that fairies do exist. But now a second juvenile genius wants to capture one for scientific study – and not just any old fairy. The newcomer intends to trap a demon, the most human-hating species unknown to man.Only an ancient time sp..
Evil pixie, Opal Koboi, is back and she's more dangerous than ever. This time she doesn't just want power over the fairy People – this time she wants the humans too. Captain Holly Short is the only fairy with a hope of stopping her, but as Holly knows, it takes one genius criminal mastermind to figh..
Man-eating trolls, armed and dangerous (not to mention high-tech) fairies, flame-throwing goblins – he's seen the lot. He had decided to forego criminal activity of the more magical kind. However . . .Now his mother is gravely ill. He must travel back through time to steal the cure from the clutches..
Artemis Fowl 1 (Reissue) is a captivating novel that belongs to the Artemis Fowl series and follows the adventures of Artemis Fowl, who is the twelve-year-old son of an Irish criminal by the same name.Summary Of The BookArtemis Fowl tries hard to prove the existence of fairies and finally belie..
Twelve-year-old villain Artemis Fowl is the most ingenious criminal mastermind in history. His bold and daring plan is to hold a leprechaun to ransom. But he's taking on more than he bargained for when he kidnaps Captain Holly Short of the LEPrecon (Lower Elements Police Reconnaissance Unit). This i..