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Freedom First

Freedom First

Author(s) : R K Murthi

August 15, 1947 … tryst with destiny at the midnight hour! Behind this glorious moment is a long history of struggle and sacrifice.

‘Freedom First’ captures a few such momentous incidents from India’s freedom movement. Especially recreated for today’s youth, these stories make inspiring reading and instill a deep love for the country.

Book Details

R.K. Murthi is a leading figure in the field of children's literature in India. He won the NCERT Award for his picture book Taming of Jumbo in 1985 and Saves! In 1997. He is a former Vice-President of the Association of Writers and Illustrators for Children, and is currently the Secretary-General of the Indian Society of Authors and Editor-in-Chief of Meghdutam, India's literary magazine on the net.