'Rupa anthology will be a great addition to your collection of Ruskin Bond books. Summary of the book every experience in the great wild is a unique and exciting one. We meet animals that may be fierce and other that might be pleasant. The stories in this book will give you a unique experience of the wild as experienced by the author, Ruskin Bond. Get ready for many friendly exchanges taking place between man and beasts. About Ruskin Bond Ruskin Bond is an Indian writer of British descent. He was recognized by the Indian Council for child education for his role in the growth of children’s literature in India. For this, he was awarded the Sahitya Akademi Award in 1992 for his work our trees still grow in Dehra. He was awarded the Padma Bhushan in 1999, and again in 2014. Today, he lives with his adopted family in Landour, near Mussoorie.