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Book Title: That Summer at Kalagarh
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The summer holidays start on a bad note. Gitanjali is furious with her cousins – Ajay, Ajit and Aveek – who call her ‘Hathni’, she-elephant, to tease her. But the nickname sticks and, curiously enough, sets the tone for a very elephant-oriented holiday at Kalalgarh. At the hub of it all is Gitanjali, the twelve-year-old girl who seems to share an unusual bond with the big gentle creatures.
That Summer at Kalagarh is a gripping tale set in the lush forests of the Kumaon hills – Corbett country, brought to life with naturalist-author Ranjit Lal’s photographic eye for detail. Excitement is tinged with dry humour as the children find themselves face to face with close encounters of a very strange kind.

 

Author Name: Ranjit Lal
Reference Number:C 0557
ISBN: 8186895426
Number of Pages: 79
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