Tales of Love and Adventure
by Devika Rangachari
An anthology with a collection of some of the most endearing romances in Indias history, including that of Shah Jahan and Mumtaz Mahal and Prithviraj Chauhan and Samyogita among others. A collection of Indias favourite classic love stories, this book gives us a glimpse into the fascinating world of princes and princesses and will hold young readers spellbound from start to finish Great characters, courageous heroes, conflict, sacrifice, all elements of epic love and adventure stories, are present the illustrations by Vandana Singh and Srivi Kalyanare full of rich detail and the life and times of the past have been captured very convincingly. They perfectly complement these classic tales of love and adventure.
About The Author
Devika Rangachari is an award winning childrens writer who is also pursuing her post doctoral research in Indian history from the University of Delhi.Devika is extremely fond of historical fiction and is usually wandering somewhere in the past. She reads more than she writes until friendly yet stern editors feed her copious quantities of Chocolate and tell her to get started. At this point, her nephew and niece chivvy her into being focused the one by counting aloud the number of words and the other, by pouncing on stray grammatical errors. Once the book is done, Devika floats gently back into the world of history.