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The Hungry Septopus

The Hungry Septopus

Satyajit Ray
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Parimal is an author who lives a quiet life away from the hunting and adventures of his past. But when an old friend comes to him and asks for a favour with the promise of danger, he cannot resist. Why does the old botanist want him to bring his gun and come to his home? He only has plants, helpless happy plants, who cannot possibly be a danger. Or can they? Satyajit Ray brings to life his rich storytelling with this decadently illustrated thriller.

Imprint: Puffin

Published: Jan/2017

Length : 20 Pages

MRP : ₹15

The Hungry Septopus

Satyajit Ray

Parimal is an author who lives a quiet life away from the hunting and adventures of his past. But when an old friend comes to him and asks for a favour with the promise of danger, he cannot resist. Why does the old botanist want him to bring his gun and come to his home? He only has plants, helpless happy plants, who cannot possibly be a danger. Or can they? Satyajit Ray brings to life his rich storytelling with this decadently illustrated thriller.

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Satyajit Ray

Satyajit Ray was one of the greatest film-makers of his time. He was also a writer of repute, and his short stories, novellas, poems and articles, written in Bengali, have been immensely popular. In 1992, he was awarded the Oscar for Lifetime Achievement. In the same year he was also honoured with the Bharat Ratna.

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