‘Pearls of Wisdom’ by Sonja Chandrachud is a hilarious adventure of the sea world. In this book, the Possessor of the Pearls of Wisdom gets the power to rule the sea. But they are stolen from right under the supervision of Service vampire agent Count Drunkula’s nose. The Count faces execution for treason and the only one who can save him is his daughter Koral.
The book , a sequel to ‘Potion of Eternity’ is ideal for the age group 10+.
Sonja Chandrachud is very creative in writing stories of fantasy. Her language flows very freely giving a very clear image of what she is describing.
Excerpt: ‘Pete and Koral were precariously poised on the Edge of the Ledge, a thin sliver of rock face that jutted out over the raging seas below. ‘Till death do us part!’ thundered the Ancient One and pushed the teen wizards over the edge, into the eye of a raging whirlpool…’
Paperback: 200 pages
Publisher: Penguin Books India
Published: June 2010
Price: Rs. 199/-