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How to Be a Writer


Nominated | Book Awards 2021 | Writings for Young Adults

How to Be a Writer

Full Title: How to Be a Writer

Author: Ruskin Bond
Publisher: Harper Collins India

Award Category: Writings for Young Adults
About the Book: 

Writing for me is the simplest and greatest pleasure in the world. How to be a Writer is peppered with nuggets of practical advice for every person who is aspiring to write and be published, all told in Ruskin Bond's characteristic understated, tongue-in-cheek, humorous style. So, what is it that a person requires the most to become a writer? A love of books, of language, of life, an observant eye and a good memory along with enthusiasm, optimism and persistence. This book is an exclusive glimpse into the writing credo of Ruskin Bond, an author who has had an incredibly successful writing career spanning over seventy years.

About the Author: 

Ruskin Bond is one of India's most well-known children's writers. He received the Padma Shri in 1999 and the Padma Bhushan in 2014. He lives in Landour, Mussoorie. Shamika Chaves is a children's book illustrator and graphic designer based in Mumbai. She has worked on several children's books, including her first two books as an author and illustrator, Your Journal Of Memories and Happy Holidays! Visit @shamikasdoodles on Instagram or to learn more about her work. Chaaya Prabhat is a graphic designer, illustrator and lettering artist. After completing her M.A in Graphic Design from Savannah College of Art and Design, she is now working independently in Chennai. She has worked with several international clients such on picture-book and digital illustration

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