Sudha Murty Books

Sudha Murthy Books | 20 Best Books by Sudha Murthy (2020)

Sudha Murthy is one among the foremost celebrated Indian writers, aside from being a tremendous writer she is additionally an educator, philanthropist, and one among the primary women to enter into the engineering field which was then dominated by men. Sudha Murthy begins his career in computing and engineering. Sudha Murthy is the Chairperson of Infosys Foundation & also part of public health care initiatives of the Gates Foundation. This is the list of best Sudha Murthy Books.

She has received many major Awards like the R.K Narayan Award for literature and the Attimabbe Award for excellence in Kannada literature in 2011. She has also received the Padma Shri Award in 2006.

Sudha Murthy has written novels in many genres like technical books, travelogues, short stories, non-fictional and books for children. Her books have been translated into many languages.

Sudha Murthy is a visionary and philanthropist. She has built thousands of libraries in many schools and hundreds of houses in areas affected by natural disasters through the Infosys foundation.

She has written many novels and this is the list of 20 best Sudha Murthy Books to read.


|Gently Falls the Bakula|

A simple book story revolving around husband and wife. No many twists and turns, but still a good read. Corporate life and its impact on personal lives are very clearly shown. If one not realized the importance of family n strike balance between life and work. We will eventually become Shrikanth. BUY NOW

|Wise and Otherwise|

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This book is a collection of 50 real-life incidents of Sudha Murthy‘s life. This is one of the finest books of short stories arising from day to day lives. Sudha Murthy has truly captured the essence from the everyday events, a journey of life and rendered in simple language. After Khushwant Singh this is the second author who has attempted to write it in a simple but lucid language that is easy to read and leaves an impact on a reader. Every story has a message and moral. BUY NOW

|The Serpent’s Revenge|

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A collection of very gripping tales from the Mahabharatha. Some of the tales are already known by many readers, but the book is certainly worth a read. The stories too, are arranged during a sequence, so you are feeling such as you are being chronologically walked through the interesting tales. Simple and warm stories packed with life lessons by Sudha Murthy. BUY NOW

|Dollar Bahu|

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The story very realistically describes the situation that actually exists in a society where some people are so blinded by the glamour and money that a job within America that they often neglect the opposite far greater things in life. It makes the reader ponder whether money and glamour of a high paying job within the US is what defines success and happiness in life, or are other things like love, relationships, and family the more important things in life? What is also commendable about the book is that it doesn’t speak against pursuing a high paying job or success in a foreign country, but it portrays how some people working abroad are blinded by greed and the power of the dollar, while others are not. Everything can be balanced in life and money cannot buy all the happiness in the world! Sudha Murthy’s writing is crisp and the story will be relatable for many people. BUY NOW

|Three Thousand Stitches|

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Reading this gem of a book, I couldn’t stop and shared many a paragraph of the writer’s wisdom and lessons with my friends. It is such mind-blowing and must-read Sudha Murthy books. I recommend to those that want to realize and lead a contented life. BUY NOW

|The Man from the Egg|

This book is about the unusual tales about the Trinity. The Trinity, consisting of Brahma, Shiva, and Vishnu, is that the omnipresent trio is liable for the survival of humanity and therefore the world as we all know it. they’re popular deities of worship everywhere India, but what remains largely unknown are a number of their extraordinary stories. This Sudha Murthy book has tried to give as much information about the lesser know myths. BUY NOW

|How I Taught My Grandmother to Read|

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Sudha Murthy is one of the very few Indian authors who writes for both the young and the older audiences. This book, especially, features a wonderful collection of stories for young readers. The stories are neither preachy nor are pure fiction. within the classic Sudha Murthy style, they provide out valuable life lessons. BUY NOW


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Simplicity is a specialty of Sudha Murty’s writing and that’s how she highlighted a sensitive issue in such a beautiful way & explain to us how important is Girl’s education in India. I really adore her writing. Mahasweta also causes you to think that how people easily judge a lady or a woman ( because Man in our society is usually perfect ) on her physical appearance instead of her inner beauty. This story really offers hope to those women who suffer silently all prejudice and suppress their emotions in society even today. BUY NOW

|House of Cards|

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A very good book! brings out alright the changes that happen to people once they start seeing tons of cash. Amidst all this there is a person who is simple, humble and principle driven.. her agony seeing the people change has been beautifully brought out. Thanks to Sudha Murthy for writing novels that are very relevant to society and that bear a message. BUY NOW

|Here, There and Everywhere|

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Here, There and Everywhere is a celebration of her literary journey and is her 200th title across genres and languages. Bringing together her best-loved stories from various collections alongside some new ones and a thoughtful introduction here may be a book that’s, in every sense, as multifaceted as its author. Simple and warm storybook full of life lessons. Sudha Murthy’s books are usually an honest read to boost good/humble person during a materialistic world. BUY NOW

|The Magic Drum and Other Favourite Stories|

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Collection of short stories for kids. Sudha Murthy’s grandparents told her some of these stories when she was a child other she heard from her friends from around the world. These delightful and timeless folk tales are her favorites for years and she or he has recounted them repeatedly over to the children in her life. With this collection, they’re going to be enjoyed by more readers, of all ages. One of the best Sudha Murty books for Kids. BUY NOW

|The Mother I Never Knew|

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This Sudha Murty book is actually a book compromising two unrelated stories, in both cases, there is a quest for an unknown mother. The first story is how a person sets out to undo certain wrongdoing by his own father. The second is about a young boy who’s seeming blissful family life is shattered when he discovers that he is adopted and goes in search of his birth mother. Both stories are well narrated and keep the reader interested. BUY NOW

|The Magic of the Lost Temple|

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This book The Magic of the Lost Temple’ is a must-have for every child. No one is a city girl who is very surprised at the unexpected pace of life in her grandparent’s village in the state of Karnataka. This book is about a very curious character of Nooni as she unfolds the mystery behind the stepwell. Her incessant urge to abstract information is what leads her to this adventure. This much-awaited book by Sudha Murthy is indeed a heart-warming read. BUY NOW

|The Bird with the Golden Wings|

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These wonderful stories took me back to my childhood when I was filled with awe and love. I learned how truth, kindness, and intelligence can actually win over any kind of situation we face in our lives. These fairytale stories were written by our wonderful Sudha Murthy Ma’am display the esoteric meaning of how life may be a fairytale crammed with moments of hope, despair, love, sadness, villains, female and male heroes. Overall, it is solely in our hands to make the best out of a given situation. BUY NOW

|Something happened on the way to Heaven|

This book is a collection of 20 short stories. Each of the 20 stories has something to supply. As easy because it is to show cynical during a world that’s too smart for itself, these stories will cause you to pause and feel that human kindness remains around and helping us make our way through the daily grind. BUY NOW

|The Day I Stopped Drinking Milk|

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This book is all about her experience as a philanthropist. Well not about most of the book talks of the varied selfless-, people-serving individuals who made a mark in other people’s lives. This compilation of real-life experiences of Sudha Murthy inspires with the tales of selfless service, amuses with a scattering of human-life anecdotes and leaves you happy about reading what you read. BUY NOW

|The Upside-down King|

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All the stories are well formulated and are different from each other-. You many times want to stop reading to sync with the revelation. My biggest one would be once I acknowledged that Ravana was actually defeated by two warriors before Ram, yes you heard it right. Check many of those unheard stories call at this book.I recommend it to everyone who likes to read mythology and needs to get what’s hidden between the lines of Geeta, Ramayan, Mahabharata and lots of our holy scriptures. BUY NOW

|Grandma’s Bag Of Stories|

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This book brings forth memories of a grandparent spinning tales around animals and mysterious characters. The story starts with Anand, Krishna, Raghu and Meena arriving at their Ajji and Ajja’s house in Shiggaon. They spend the summer taking note of their Ajji as she opens her big bag of stories. She tells stories of kings and cheats, princesses and onions, monkeys and mice and scorpions and hidden treasures. BUY NOW

|Thailibhar Goshti|

It is through different stories that each one kind of people come to satisfy us, people whom we cannot be meeting otherwise in our life. These are right from the kings and queens, princes and princesses, their palaces, the misers, the poorest of all, the wisest. BUY NOW

|The Old Man and His God|

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The Theme of this book is almost similar to her previous works like “The Day I stopped Drinking Milk” and “Wise & Otherwise”, it is just that these stories are more targeting the subject of Spirituality & Religion. Nonetheless, it is a must-have if you like Short Stories. BUY NOW

Sudha Murthy is an amazing storyteller. All the books written by Sudha Murthy is available in many other languages. This is the list of Best Sudha Murthy books. BUY NOW

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