Amal and the letter from the king

by Chitra Gajadin

Publisher: Magi Publications, Publisher: In association with Star Books International in London, Hayes, Middx

Written in English
Published: Pages: 44 Downloads: 12
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Subjects:

  • Sick -- Fiction.,
  • India -- Fiction.

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In a village in India, a young boy in poor health sits by his window and watches the world pass by as he dreams of traveling over the hill, of visiting a distant village, and of simply crossing a nearby stream.

Edition Notes

Statementwritten by Chitra Gajadin ; illustrated by Helen Ong ; [translated into Urdu by Rehana Ahmad].
GenreFiction.
ContributionsTagore, Rabindranath, 1861-1941., Ong, Helen, ill.
The Physical Object
Pagination[44] p. :
Number of Pages44
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22940742M
ISBN 101854302914
LC Control Number93038405
OCLC/WorldCa28584644

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In wistful dialogue, Amal voices his own yearning to travel to an unknown land. The young invalid, who can see faraway events in his mind's eye with preternatural accuracy, dreams of one day receiving a letter from the king that will allow him to embark on this longed-for : Chitra Gajadin.

Amal and the Letter from the King/Adapted from the Play, the Post Office. A picture book adaptation of the play by Nobel Prize winner Rabindranath Tagore depicts the haunting story of a sick young boy who watches the world pass by /5.

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[Rabindranath Tagore; Chitra Gajadien; Helen Ong] -- Confined to his room, a sick child observes daily village life from his window, and in his imagination, travels to far-off places.

Chitra Gajadin is the author of Amal and the Letter from the King/Adapted from the Play, the Post Office ( avg rating, 17 ratings, 5 reviews, publish /5.

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Amal and the letter from the king. [Chitra Gajadin; Helen Ong; Rabindranath Tagore] -- In a village in India, a young boy in poor health sits by his window and watches the world pass by as he dreams of traveling over the hill, of visiting a distant village, and of simply corssing a.

A young aspiring knight Tiuri (Amir Wilson) finds himself on a perilous mission to deliver a secret letter to the King who lives across the Great Mountains.

Cast [ edit ] Amir Wilson as Tiuri. The Letter for the King (Dutch: De brief voor de koning) is a book by the Dutch writer Tonke Dragt, first published in The book has been translated in Danish, English, German, Greek, Estonian, French, Indonesian, Italian, Japanese, Polish, Czech, Spanish and : Tonke Dragt.

Amal and the letter from the king. [Chitra Gajadin; Helen Ong] Print book: Fiction: Although Amal's illness keeps him indoors, he is able to escape, mentally, by gazing through an open window and describing his daydreams to the passers-by.

Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first. I recently watched "The Letter for the King" Netflix series and came away from it, as I do most Netflix series, a bit disappointed. However, since I know that books are often much better than the TV shows and movies they become, I thought I would check out the book (especially since I am always looking for quality books that my adventure-loving /5().

The village headman mocks Amal, and pretends the illiterate child has received a letter from the king promising that his royal physician will come to attend him.

The physician really does come, with a herald to announce the imminent arrival of the king; Amal, however, dies as Sudha comes to bring him al language: Bengali. Amal and the letter from the king ISBN: Tagore, Rabindranath and Ong, Helen.

Published by Magi, A beautiful, mystical story about Amal, who is dying, but longs to 'go everywhere and see everything'.

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Netflix's YA fantasy series The Letter for the King has plenty in common with Game of Thrones — including the fact that it's based on a book of the same name.

But unlike GoT and its still. The daily activity of Amal is to stand in the courtyard and talk to the passers-by. He is very particular about knowing about the places they visit. A new post office is constructed in close proximity. This prompts the ingenious Amal to visualize regarding getting a letter from the King.

He even imagines himself being kings postman. The Letter for the King is an adaptation of a popular Dutch novel of the same name (which is De Brief voor de Koning in Dutch).

In that book, a young aspiring knight named Tuiri breaks the novices Author: Meghan O'keefe. Why there's a letter for you from the King, urchin. Amal [Starting up] Indeed, really.

Headman. How can it be false. You're the King's chum. Here's your letter [showing a blank slip of paper]. Ha, ha, ha. This is the letter. Amal. Please don't mock me. Say, Fakir, is it so. Gaffer. Yes, my dear. I as Fakir tell you it is his letter. Amal. Chitra Gajadin has written: 'Amal and the Letter from the King = Amal Va Buc Thu' Cua Nha Vua' 'Amal and the Letter from the King' -- subject(s): Fiction.

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Not super closely, it turns out. Both the book and the TV series are about a soon-to-be knight named Tiuri who sets out to deliver a letter to the king, but the series takes some major liberties.

She published her first book infollowed a year later by The Letter for the King, which won the Children's Book of the Year award and has been translated into sixteen languages. Dragt was awarded the State Prize for Youth Literature in 5/5(1).The latest fantasy show to make it onto Netflix is The Letter for the King and like many previous series in the genre it is adapted from a popular book.

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