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Curious Tales from the Desert

Curious Tales from the Desert

  • Author: Shaguna Gahilote, Prarthana Gahilote
  • Publisher: Penguin
  • ISBN: 9780143447313
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Deep in the wild jungles of Rajasthan resides a magical sparrow that grants wishes . . 
In Gujarat, a pandit haggles with vendors and chastises merchants as he chases an elusive bargain . . .

A bullocky in Multan encounters a mysterious and wise old man who charges money to talk!

A pandemonium of fools, geniuses and everyone in between gambol across the deserts of India to amusing and delightful results. So sit back with a bowlful of kheench and get ready to be enchanted by the beauty of the Thar, the nights at Cholistan and the markets of Kutch.

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