Tales from the hills | business standard column


Being loved by generations of readers is the kind of good fortune that most writers only dream about. If you are Ruskin Pond, you have to live this dream. The man who wrote short stories, poems, novels, essays and memoirs from Landor turns 88 next week.

His creative output remains undiminished with age. This is the power of his prolific pen! In 2022 alone, he has several new books hitting the market. Climbing a Grandma’s Tree, published by Talking Cub, is about the adventures of a bespectacled book lover for his grandmother who likes to hide in tree branches and read…

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First published: Saturday, May 14, 2022. 01:00 IST

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