“Trick or Treat!” shout little witches, paper-bagged goblins, rubber-masked imps and bed-sheeted ghosts as they extend a bag across for candy. It is October and it’s Halloween time!
Halloween is celebrated on the evening of October 31st, which is the evening before the Christian feast of All Saint’s Day.
History, Mystery, Dal and Biryani
Written by Subhadra Sen Gupta
Illustrations by Tapas Guha
Published by Scholastic India Pvt. Ltd.
Sumptuous Delights Don’t you sometimes wish you were on a time machine, able to go back and forth in time at will?
The dining table was loaded with goodies – cake, pastries, pies, halwa, laddoo and yes, her favourite cookies. Nina wanted to eat them all. The 10-year-old stuffed a couple of cookies in her mouth but the cookies tasted a little different.
Hey look! Langdu has come in a colour dress today. Must be his birthday,”
“Happy Birthday, langdu!” Manohar’s gang chorused and Varun’s face
turned red with embarrassment. He had hoped that at least on his birthday Manohar and his friends would spare him.
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