|Early Times Report|
Jammu, Dec 13: Dr Chanchal Bhasin, renowned author in Hindi as well as in her mother tongue Dogri has well translated the book into Hindi by using apt words & idioms, without changing the spirit of the story.
Vani Prakashan has added this book to its kitty.
The original novel by noted author Shailender Singh was released in 2010 & it's English translation
'Hashiye Par: for a Tree to Grow' was carried out by Mr Suman Sharma & published by Oxford University Press in 2014. Ms. Mini Krishnan, an eminent translator, edited the translation.
Shailender Singh is Sr. Supdt. of police, J&K & has served on diverse assignments.
The plot of the original book is so gripping that many of the readers finished the novel in one go. The book has also been appreciated by academicians for curriculum.
'Fiction is claimed to be a lie that actually tells the truth' is a befitting statement on this book.