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Language: English
Pages: 143

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What do you do while your grandmother asks you to educate her the alphabet? Or the President of India takes you on a teach trip with him? Or a instructor promises extra marks than you deserve?
There are only a few of the questions you will discover responded in its pleasant choice of tales recounting real-life incidents from the lifetime of Sudha Murty, instructor, social employee and best-selling author. there's the enticing tale approximately one in every of her scholars who usually performed truant from college, the account of the way her mother's suggestion to economize got here in convenient whilst she desired to aid her husband commence a software program corporation, and the heartwarming story of the promise she made and fulfilled-to her grandfather, to make sure that her little village library might constantly be good provided with books.
Funny, lively and encouraging, each one of those tales teaches a invaluable lesson in regards to the significance of doing what you suspect is true and having the braveness to achieve your dreams.
CONTENTS
Forewordix
How I Taught My Grandmother to Read1
Books For 'At Least One Library'7
Abdul Kalam11
Hassan's Attendance Problem19
The pink Rice Granary26
The genuine Jewels31
A background Lesson On lecturers' Day37
'Appro J.R.D.'41
Heart of Gold51
A marriage ceremony in Russia55
'Amma, what's Your Duty?'60
The tale of 2 Doctors66
A trip via Desert70
Dead Man's Riddle78
'I Will Do It'82
The wet Day86
Doing What you're keen on Freedom91
Gowramma's Letter98
Who is Great?104
Balu's Story109
'A' For Honesty115
A Lesson in Ingratitude119
My greatest Mistake126
The Secret130

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