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Meeting countless people as she travels across the country as a writer,
social worker and teacher, Sudha Murty listens to their captivating
stories and recalls her experiences “from here and there” in her latest
book, ‘The Day I Stopped Drinking Milk’.
She shares the heart-warming story of Chitra, a young girl she gave
shelter to, after finding her alone and ticketless in a train headed to
Bangalore. In another story, the author tells us about Rahman, a Muslim
boy brought up like a son by a Hindu family; and in another story - in a
drought-stricken village in Karnataka, a middle-aged woman provides
bathing water to people who use stones instead of soap. And in the title
story, Dr Murty shares how a visiting a poor family in Orissa made her
stop drinking milk.
‘The Day I Stopped Drinking Milk’ is a collection of 23 stories that are
endearing and inspirational and are told with utmost simplicity.
Release/catalogue number: 978-93-81215-69-2
Release date: Jan 7, 2013