Author: Ruskin BondPublisher: RupaYear: 2006Language: EnglishPages: 712ISBN/UPC (if available): 8129104202
Here’s a treat for Ruskin Bond fans-The Ruskin Bond Omnibus Vol-I.These tales, selected by Ruskin bond, are about mystery, adventure, suspense, and crime-themes of enduring appeal to the reader.In Great Crime Stories, danger lurks in tales by the masters of the short story. Dangerous men and women, ruthless in their motives to satiate their egos with revenge and murder, fill the pages of the stories.True tales of Mystery and Adventure illustrate thirteen authentic tales of incredible journeys, shipwrecks, imprisonment and torture, great escapes, adventures in the wilds, and yes, experiences of the supernatural too.The thirteen tales in suspense stories by well-known writes are bound to keep you burning the midnight oil. And then you are on your own.
CRIME STORIESINTRODUCTIONDeath at the WicketThe Perfect MurderQueryThe InterruptionThe Café of TerrorThe Chinese GirlThe Lighthouse on Shivering SandThe Adventure of the speckled BandA Considerable MurderA Lesson in CrimeA Job Well DoneThe Islington MysteryBack to BurmahThe UnexpectedTRUE TALES OF MYSTERY AND ADVENTUREINTRODUCTIONJourney to the Forbidden CityThe Wreck of the StrathmoreRajib Roy: An Episode of the Indian MutinyThe Khan’s TreasureThe Ordeal of Henry GougerGold Bricks at BadullaThe Perils of a Palki JourneyIna Crystal Ball-A Mussoorie MysteryA Mysterious CallJungle TalesThe Worship of Hudum DeoAlexander’s Indian CampaignAntsGREAT SUSPENSE STORIESINTRODUCTIONThe LodgerThe Upper BerthThe BiscobraThe Avu ObservatoryLeiningen Versus the AntsThe LawFrom the Primaeval PastThe Road to the ShoreThe Three SistersThe Ivory godThe DuelThe beast with Five FingersMiss Bracegirdle does Her Duty