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One of the classics from the diaries of Ruskin Bond, The Blue Umbrella belongs to the genre of childrens fiction. Set in the myriad world of Himachal Pradesh, where a sweet girl has to bargain her lovely leopard claw necklace for a striking, fancy blue umbrella. She flaunts her umbrella to the villagers and they return the favor by showering her with love and adulation.
The story has a jealous plot, where the richest among the villagers tries to take away the blue umbrell...