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Confessions Of A Book Lover

Confessions Of A Book Lover

Ruskin Bond
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Exploring bookshelves in some of the most amazing places-Simla’s Ripon Hospital, Hampstead General Hospital in London, and The Select Bookshop of Mr Rao and Ms Murthy in Bangalore among others-Ruskin Bond opens a window to his earliest encounters with incredible writers and their wonderful writings to introduce you to the stories that played a significant role in moulding his imagination as a full-time writer. Confessions of a Book Lover is a journey into Ruskin’s life through the books he has loved and an introduction to some forgotten classics.

Imprint: India Viking

Published: May/2017

ISBN: 9780670088980

Length : 256 Pages

MRP : ₹399.00

Confessions Of A Book Lover

Ruskin Bond

Exploring bookshelves in some of the most amazing places-Simla’s Ripon Hospital, Hampstead General Hospital in London, and The Select Bookshop of Mr Rao and Ms Murthy in Bangalore among others-Ruskin Bond opens a window to his earliest encounters with incredible writers and their wonderful writings to introduce you to the stories that played a significant role in moulding his imagination as a full-time writer. Confessions of a Book Lover is a journey into Ruskin’s life through the books he has loved and an introduction to some forgotten classics.

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Ruskin Bond

Ruskin Bond, born in Kasauli in 1934, grew up in Jamnagar, Dehradun, New Delhi and Shimla. His first novel, The Room on the Roof, which was written when he was seventeen, received the John Llewellyn Rhys Memorial Prize in 1957. Since then he has written over 500 short stories, essays and novellas (including Vagrants in the Valley and A Flight of Pigeons) and more than forty books for children. He received the Sahitya Akademi Award for English writing in India in 1992, the Padma Shri in 1999, the Delhi government's Lifetime Achievement Award in 2012 and Padma Bhushan in 2014 for his contribution to literature.


Ruskin lives in Landour, Mussoorie, with his extended family.

6 Confessions by Ruskin Bond that Every Book Lover Can Relate With

"I just hate having so many books to read and yet never having enough time to read them."

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