Partap Sharma: playwright, author, actor, director and commentator

Books by Partap Sharma

Days of the Turban

Published in 1986 this impressive novel presents a picture of Indian Society from the inside and shows a country in transition.

The Surangini Tales

The Surangini Tales (1973) is an enchanting story for children about love, trust, friendship and peace.

Dog Detective Ranjha

First published in 1978, this is a sweet, refreshing story for children about Sharma's Alsatian dog, Ranjha. It is dedicated to animal lovers the world over.

Top Dog

Due to repeated requests from children some more captivating stories about Ranjha, the dog detective, were published in 1985.

The Little Master of the Elephant

Published in 1984, this enthralling children's story is about the search for the meaning of life.

Contes de Vivek l'éléphant - 15 contes de l'Inde

The French translation of the Little Master of the Elephant was published in 1996, 2006, 2010.
It has also been translated into Hindi.

My Father's Magic Briefcase

Compiled in 2011, this book is from a collection of appealing stories that Partap made up for his daughters when they were young.

Songs for Zen

Partap wrote this for his grandson in 2011 as a delightful way of helping young children learning to count.
Biography   Zen Katha   A Touch Of Brightness   Begum Sumroo   Days Of The Turban   Dog Detective   Little Master Of The Elephant   Sammy   Surangini   Top Dog   India Stories   Awards Please click an image to read
about Partap's work and awards.