Subscribe for Newsletters and Discounts
Be the first to receive our thoughtfully written
religious articles and product discounts.
Your interests (Optional)
This will help us make recommendations and send discounts and sale information at times.
By registering, you may receive account related information, our email newsletters and product updates, no more than twice a month. Please read our Privacy Policy for details.
.
By subscribing, you will receive our email newsletters and product updates, no more than twice a month. All emails will be sent by Exotic India using the email address info@exoticindia.com.

Please read our Privacy Policy for details.
|6
Sign In  |  Sign up
Your Cart (0)
Best Deals
Shipping on All Items are Expected in 2-3 Weeks on account of the Coronavirus Pandemic
Share our website with your friends.
Email this page to a friend
Books > Language and Literature > Swami and Friends
Subscribe to our newsletter and discounts
Swami and Friends
Swami and Friends
Description
About the Book

Swami is ten years old, and life for him consists mainly of having adventures with his friends, avoiding the misery of homework, and coping as best as he can with the teachers and other adults he encounters. His greatest passion is the M.C.C.-the Malgudi Cricket Club-which he founds together with his friends; his greatest day is when the examinations are over and school breaks up - a time to reverly and cheerful riotousness. But the innocent and impulsive swami lands in trouble when he is carried away by the more serious unrest of India in 1930. Somehow he gets himself expelled from two schools in succession, and when things have gone quite out of hand he is forced to run away from home...

This is far more than a simple narrative of Swami's adventures - charming and entertaining as they are. By the delicate use of detail sympathetically observed, the author establishes for us the child's world as the child himself sees it: and beyond, the adult community he will one day belong to - in Swami's case, the town of Malgudi, which provides the setting of almost all Narayan's later novels.

Swami and Friends

Deal 20% Off
Item Code:
NAD542
Cover:
Paperback
Edition:
2011
ISBN:
9788185986005
Size:
8.5 inch x 5.5 inch
Pages:
212
Other Details:
Weight of the Book: 238 gms
Price:
$10.00
Discounted:
$8.00   Shipping Free
Shipping expected in 2 to 3 weeks
You Save:
$2.00 (20%)
Add to Wishlist
Send as e-card
Send as free online greeting card
Swami and Friends

Verify the characters on the left

From:
Edit     
You will be informed as and when your card is viewed. Please note that your card will be active in the system for 30 days.

Viewed 4685 times since 30th Sep, 2013
About the Book

Swami is ten years old, and life for him consists mainly of having adventures with his friends, avoiding the misery of homework, and coping as best as he can with the teachers and other adults he encounters. His greatest passion is the M.C.C.-the Malgudi Cricket Club-which he founds together with his friends; his greatest day is when the examinations are over and school breaks up - a time to reverly and cheerful riotousness. But the innocent and impulsive swami lands in trouble when he is carried away by the more serious unrest of India in 1930. Somehow he gets himself expelled from two schools in succession, and when things have gone quite out of hand he is forced to run away from home...

This is far more than a simple narrative of Swami's adventures - charming and entertaining as they are. By the delicate use of detail sympathetically observed, the author establishes for us the child's world as the child himself sees it: and beyond, the adult community he will one day belong to - in Swami's case, the town of Malgudi, which provides the setting of almost all Narayan's later novels.

Post a Comment
 
Post Review
Post a Query
For privacy concerns, please view our Privacy Policy
Based on your browsing history
Loading... Please wait

Items Related to Swami and Friends (Language and Literature | Books)

R.K. Narayan's Malgudi Days Volume-3 (Hindi DVD Video with English Subtitles)
T.S. Narasimhan
Big Home Video (2009)
Item Code: ICL083
$22.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
R.K. Narayan's Malgudi Days Volume-2 (Hindi DVD Video with English Subtitles)
T.S. Narasimhan
Big Home Video (2009)
Item Code: ICL082
$22.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
R.K. Narayan's Malgudi Days Volume-6 (Hindi DVD Video with English Subtitles)
T.S. Narasimhan
Big Home Video (2009)
Item Code: ICL086
$22.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
R.K. Narayan's Malgudi Days Volume-5 (Hindi DVD Video with English Subtitles)
T.S. Narasimhan
Big Home Video (2009)
Item Code: ICL085
$22.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
R.K. Narayan's Malgudi Days Volume-4 (Hindi DVD Video with English Subtitles)
T.S. Narasimhan
Big Home Video (2009)
Item Code: ICL084
$22.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Sri Venkatesh Vaibhavam (Sanskrit Recital, Tamil, Sanskrit Chanting & Telugu) (4 Language Options) (DVD Video)
Mr.V.Krishna Prasad
Super Audio (Chennai) (2005)
66:41 Minutes
Item Code: ICG074
$22.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Malgudi Schooldays (The Adventures of Swami and His Friends)
Deal 20% Off
by R.K. Narayan
Paperback (Edition: 2010)
Puffin Books
Item Code: NAG048
$21.00$16.80
You save: $4.20 (20%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Malgudi Days
by R.K.Narayan
Paperback (Edition: 2011)
Indian Thought Publications
Item Code: NAD541
$13.50
Add to Cart
Buy Now
The Emerald Route
by R.K.Narayan
Paperback (Edition: 1999)
Penguin Books India Pvt. Ltd.
Item Code: NAG470
$16.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
R.K. Narayan A Writers Nightmare (Selected Essays 1958-1988)
Deal 20% Off
by R.K. Narayan
Paperback (Edition: 2010)
Penguin Books India
Item Code: IHL391
$24.50$19.60
You save: $4.90 (20%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
English and Sanskrit: An Interface
Deal 20% Off
Item Code: NAJ228
$13.00$10.40
You save: $2.60 (20%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Indian English Literature (Contemporary Perspectives)
Deal 20% Off
Item Code: NAI238
$43.00$34.40
You save: $8.60 (20%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
The Penguin Book of Modern Indian Short Stories
Item Code: IHL568
$26.00
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Indian Literature (Proceedings of Seminar)
Deal 20% Off
Item Code: NAM213
$36.00$28.80
You save: $7.20 (20%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Weekend Breaks From Bangalore
by Manju Rastogi
Paperback (Edition: 2010)
Outlook Publishing Pvt. Ltd.
Item Code: NAF307
$23.50
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Testimonials
<a href='http://ikon.komeri.re.kr/groups/magic-meadow-cheats-android-unlimited-money-increase-instead-of-decreasingunlimited-lives-increase-instead-of-decreasingunlimited-gems-increase-instead-of-decreasing'>http://ikon.komeri.re.kr/groups/magic-meadow-cheats-android-unlimited-money-increase-instead-of-decreasingunlimited-lives-increase-instead-of-decreasingunlimited-gems-increase-instead-of-decreasing</a> <a href='https://paranormalhub.org/groups/%e3%82%a8%e3%83%ac%e3%83%a1%e3%83%b3%e3%82%bf%e3%83%ab%e3%80%80%e3%83%95%e3%82%a1%e3%83%b3%e3%82%bf%e3%82%b8%e3%83%bc-%e3%83%a2%e3%82%a6%e3%82%b8%e3%83%a5%e3%82%a6%e3%81%ae%e4%b8%96%e7%95%8c-online-ch'>https://paranormalhub.org/groups/%e3%82%a8%e3%83%ac%e3%83%a1%e3%83%b3%e3%82%bf%e3%83%ab%e3%80%80%e3%83%95%e3%82%a1%e3%83%b3%e3%82%bf%e3%82%b8%e3%83%bc-%e3%83%a2%e3%82%a6%e3%82%b8%e3%83%a5%e3%82%a6%e3%81%ae%e4%b8%96%e7%95%8c-online-ch</a> <a href='https://www.femaji.com/groups/alien-creeps-td-epic-tower-defense-online-generator-money'>https://www.femaji.com/groups/alien-creeps-td-epic-tower-defense-online-generator-money</a> <a href='http://community.opiabonny.com/groups/merge-warriors-idle-legion-game-cheats-free-shopping'>http://community.opiabonny.com/groups/merge-warriors-idle-legion-game-cheats-free-shopping</a> <a href='http://ikon.komeri.re.kr/groups/otogi-spirit-agents-hack-god-mode'>http://ikon.komeri.re.kr/groups/otogi-spirit-agents-hack-god-mode</a> https://dsfczxcett.blogspot.com/2020/03/httptheseptemberqueen.html
ftvagxxj
I have received my parcel from postman. Very good service. So, Once again heartfully thank you so much to Exotic India.
Parag, India
My previous purchasing order has safely arrived. I'm impressed. My trust and confidence in your business still firmly, highly maintained. I've now become your regular customer, and looking forward to ordering some more in the near future.
Chamras, Thailand
Excellent website with vast variety of goods to view and purchase, especially Books and Idols of Hindu Deities are amongst my favourite. Have purchased many items over the years from you with great expectation and pleasure and received them promptly as advertised. A Great admirer of goods on sale on your website, will definately return to purchase further items in future. Thank you Exotic India.
Ani, UK
Thank you for such wonderful books on the Divine.
Stevie, USA
I have bought several exquisite sculptures from Exotic India, and I have never been disappointed. I am looking forward to adding this unusual cobra to my collection.
Janice, USA
My statues arrived today ….they are beautiful. Time has stopped in my home since I have unwrapped them!! I look forward to continuing our relationship and adding more beauty and divinity to my home.
Joseph, USA
I recently received a book I ordered from you that I could not find anywhere else. Thank you very much for being such a great resource and for your remarkably fast shipping/delivery.
Prof. Adam, USA
Thank you for your expertise in shipping as none of my Buddhas have been damaged and they are beautiful.
Roberta, Australia
Very organized & easy to find a product website! I have bought item here in the past & am very satisfied! Thank you!
Suzanne, USA
Language:
Currency:
All rights reserved. Copyright 2020 © Exotic India