ISBN 9780143423928,Something Happened on the Way to Heaven

Something Happened on the Way to Heaven



Penguin India Publication

Publication Year 2014

ISBN 9780143423928

ISBN-10 0143423924


Number of Pages 224 Pages
Language (English)

Motivational & Inspirational

The inspiring true stories of the interesting people who inhabit the pages of Sudha Murtys books leave an indelible impression on us. But the books are able to chronicle the stories of only the men and women Mrs. Murty has actually come across herself in the course of her social work. There must be so many more wonderful stories that many others have to share. Something Happened on the Way to Heaven is a collection of twenty such memorable true life stories. Handpicked by Sudha Murty from a contest run by Penguin, they capture the hope, faith, kindness and joy that life is full of, even as we make our way through the daily grind. Moving and uplifting, this is an anthology that will engross and delight every reader who believes in the goodness of the human heart. About the author -: Sudha Murty was born in 1950 in Shiggaon in north Karnataka. She did her MTech in computer science and is now the chairperson of the Infosys Foundation. A prolific writer in English and Kannada, she has written novels, technical books, travelogues, collections of short stories and non-fictional pieces and four books for children. Her books have been translated into all the major Indian languages. Sudha Murty was the recipient of 'The R. K. Narayan Award for Literature' and 'The Padma Shri' in 2006 and 'The Attimabbe Award' from the government of Karnataka for excellence in Kannada literature in 2011.