GHOST STORIES OF SHIMLA HILLS – Download as Word Doc .doc /.docx), PDF File .pdf), Text File .txt) or read online. iamsrijit. Ruskin Bond. Uploaded by. ABOUT THIS BOOK. The fear of the unknown, enhanced by the mist, darkness and pattering raindrops is part of life in the hills. But there have been real. Ghost Stories of Shimla Hills is a collection of all things supernatural in The foreword by the famous author Ruskin Bond further adds to the.

Author: Dairg Fektilar
Country: Vietnam
Language: English (Spanish)
Genre: Personal Growth
Published (Last): 24 August 2006
Pages: 331
PDF File Size: 5.26 Mb
ePub File Size: 19.92 Mb
ISBN: 458-5-56175-147-5
Downloads: 26836
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]
Uploader: Mikalkis

Love to read of other states too A fantastic book, one that gives the reader some serious chills, I enjoyed it over a week-end away in Lonavla, amidst the pouring August rains in the year The terrific looks of ghost and their past life are something which makes me read ghost stories.

After having read the preface I got to know that it is the second in the series and the moment I got acquainted with this fact, I immediately began my search for the prequel.

Over all, a mixed bag of book which provide some interesting stories but does not show enough courage to take it to the next level by introducing some new concepts in the horror genre. Please try again later. Stories are written in a simple way. Dark moonless nights, lonely stretches, mist enveloping hills and valleys, something howling in the faraway jungle – everything in the Shimla hills gives an appearance of these unearthly beings. Jul 02, Deepak Yadav rated it liked it. Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime.

The stories are neither interesting nor scary. The book presents ghost stories as narrated by the residents of Shimla.

Follow the Author

Most of stories aren’t even real, they’re more close to common legends. Fuzzable uses cookies to improve your experience. A World Beyond Civilization and A Guide to Trekking in Himachal — and is currently working on a travel book on lesser known destinations of Himachal, soon to be brought out by Rupa.


However, underneath the beauty and awe of the terrain of the city, there lie numerous not-so-normal stories storiies the place. This content has been created russkin a Fuzzable staff member. Dead or Alive by Shailendra Singh.

All stories occur at well known landmarks of Shimla and if you have ever visited there, you can very well visualize the events in your mind. Lists with This Book.

Ghost Stories of Shimla Hills : A Book Review – Fuzzable

Selected Writings by Khushwant Singh. Seems like a book for kids.

What the author Minakshi Chaudhry has done really well is to recreate the charm of Shimla. The writer has gathered such stories from people and presents it in a form of the book. One of the few Horror stories book that I have read. A fascinating book revealing mystical ghost stories of Shimla. Which was actually a ghost. The author’s earlier book, ‘Ghost Stories of the Shimla Hills’, published in also by Rupa and Co, became a bestseller and is in constant reprint.

Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon. In fact, once while I was so into the book, the sound of a pencil falling off the table startled me to the shmla. Still, a good one-time read if you love the genre and Shimla. Oof foreword by the famous author Ruskin Bond further adds to the credibility of the research and of the book itself. So the ambiance was perfect.

Ghost Stories Of Shimla Hills

But there have been real encounters with the supernatural, and included in this collection of chilling tales are personal experiences of people. However, all these have been said on the basis of ruskkin theories. Trivia About Ghost Stories Of Excellent collection of stories, on fear and culture, role of supernatural in everyday life. Amazon Music Stream millions of songs.


Open Preview See a Problem? Subscribe to Our Newsletter. Thanks for telling us about the problem. Share your thoughts with other customers. Want to Read saving….

Ghost Stories of Shimla Hills: Minakshi Chaudhry, Ruskin Bond: : Books

The stories start with the fast paced ‘Angrez Churail’ which attacks you in the face right from the word go with its beautifully terrifying description of an oncoming “Do ghosts exist? Read more Read less. It was fun to read even this, as folklore is often fascinating. Would you like to tell us about a lower price? Minakshi Chaudhry, a former journalist and writer of multiple books based in Shimla provides yet another book of Ghost stories of Shimla Hills.

Discover Prime Book Box for Kids. Almost all the stories made me yawn but then the purpose was to relive the good old days.! A ghost of a year-old-girl, who come back in this world just to seek the justice. Nimisha Sen rated it really liked it Dec 24, Actually, I have bought this book in the hope of getting some spine chilling horror but this book is just a collection of folklore mended with work of fiction. In these 16 stories, the readers will encounter bhoots ghosts and churails witches Minakshi Chaudhry, a former journalist and writer of multiple books based in Shimla provides yet another book of Ghost stories of Shimla Hills.

As they left our country but with this they have left some stories which have now become the folklore of Shimla.