Sinbad the Sailor and Other Arabian Nights Adventures

Sinbad the Sailor and Other Arabian Nights Adventures

Category

Classics, Short Stories

Format

Paperback

Price

$3.62000 $1.45000

In Stock

$3.62000 $1.45000

Share On

(Paperback | ISBN: 9789387693340 | 208 pp | April 2018)

Summary

Princess Scheherazade’s tales of the Arabian Nights, composed over ten centuries ago, have captivated the imagination of generations of readers. These unforgettable tales of adventure, magic and fantasy come alive in this collection. In ‘Sinbad the Sailor’, the prosperous sailor narrates his seven incredible ship journeys. In each of these voyages he ends up shipwrecked and encounters gigantic snakes and birds, cannibals, mythical creatures and more. But he escapes each time using his wit, amassing great wealth in the process. In ‘Ali Baba and the Forty Thieves’, Ali Baba and his family discover a secret cave filled with glittering gems and gold. But who will rescue them when the thieves trap them in the cave? And, in a lesser-known gem of a tale, the brave and intelligent Princess Periezade goes in search of the singing tree, the talking bird and the golden fountain, all of which lead her to an even greater secret.
Dive into this collection, specially selected and introduced by Ruskin Bond, to enter a world full of wonder, enchantment and daredevilry.


You may also like

About the author

Sukanya Rahman

Shruthi Rao (http://shruthi-rao.com) is an author and editor. She has a Master’s degree in energy engineering, and worked in the IT industry before she started writing. She is the author of Sukanya Rahman is an Indian classical dancer and visual artist. Born in Kolkata, she studied painting at the College of Art in New Delhi […]

View profile

Shruthi Rao

Shruthi Rao (http://shruthi-rao.com) is an author and editor. She has a Master’s degree in energy engineering, and worked in the IT industry before she started writing. She is the author of Susie Will Not Speak (2018, Duckbill), Manya Learns to Roar (2017, Duckbill), The Secret Garden (2016, NSI), Avani and the Pea Plant (2016, Pratham) […]

View profile

Timeri N. Murari

Timeri N. Murari began his career as a reporter on a Canadian newspaper before moving to London to write for The Guardian, The Sunday Times and other newspapers and magazines. He has since written novels, non-fiction books, a young adult trilogy, stage plays and screenplays. Time included his film Daayra in its top ten films […]

View profile