Praba Ram, Sheela Preuitt,
Thukpa for Allby: Praba Ram, Sheela Preuitt,
Tsering can’t wait to taste his grandmother’s delicious noodle soup. He invites a string of friends and neighbours home, and soon, a meal for two snowballs into a large, festive event. But as preparations get underway, there is a power cut and the house is plunged into darkness. Will Abi be able to put together the much-anticipated thukpa? Told from a blind child’s perspective, this tale by Praba Ram and Sheela Preuitt is set in a close-knit community in Ladakh. Accompanied by Shilpa Ranade’s stunning illustrations, this is a story that’s warm and delectable, much like Abi’s thukpa.
Publisher: Karadi Tales