Overview for Adventures in the Hills
A collection of stories full of mystery and excitement which carries the reader to the picturesque Kumaon hills and even further into the wilds of Tibet.What is the secret of the Hidden Temple? And will Debu eventually find his father in the course of his adventure-packed journey through Tibet? A little carelessness can easily set the hills afire. But it takes a lot of understanding to repair a broken friendship. Or even to accept that a super person can have flaws.
Deepa Agarwal (Author)
Formerly a lecturer in a Delhi University college, Deepa Agarwal has authored more than twenty-five books both in English and Hindi. Her awards include the NCERT National Award for Childrenâ€™s Literature and a first prize in The Asian Age short story competition among several others. Apart from writing fiction she writes poetry and translations from Hindi into English. She has received fellowships from the International Institute of Childrenâ€™s Literature in Vienna, Austria and the Ministry of Tourism and Culture, New Delhi to pursue another of her interests, researching childrenâ€™s literature. Deepa lives in Delhi with her businessman husband and has three daughters.