Rupa & Co
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It was a small island in the middle of a big river, and just large enough for Sita and her grandparents to live with their three goats, the hens, a vegetable patch and a peepul tree. But one day, the river flooded and took everything with it, including Sita.
How will Sita survive when the angry river sweeps her away? Find out in this classic story of courage and friendship, now in a brand new look.
About the Author
Born in 1934, Ruskin Bond grew up in Jamnagar, Shimla, New Delhi and Dehradun. He has been writing for over sixty years, and now has over 120 titles in printnovels, collections of stories, poetry, essays, anthologies, and books for children. His first novel, The Room on the Roof, received the prestigious John Llewellyn Rhys Prize in 1957. He has also received the Padma Shri, and two awards from the Sahitya Akademione for his short stories and another for his writings for children. In 2012, the Delhi government gave him its Lifetime Achievement Award. He lives in Mussoorie with his adopted family.
Archana Sreenivasan is a visual communication designer who particularly enjoys illustrating stories. She illustrates for magazines, picture books and comics, among other things. Archana holds a postgraduate diploma in animation film design from the National Institute of Design, Ahmedabad. She lives in Bangalore.