The Emperor's Ring

The Emperor's Ring

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The first novel to feature the master sleuth Feluda and his teenaged assistant Topshe, this tale is full of adventure, mystery and intrigue. Feluda and Topshe are on holiday in Lucknow when a priceless Mughal ring is stolen. Feluda begins to investigate the case and finds himself hot on the trail of a devious criminal. The hunt for the ring takes them to Laxmanjhoola, and a deadly encounter with a python in a log cabin.
This is the 1st book in 12 book Puffin series of Feluda's greatest adventures.

Title:The Emperor's Ring
Edition Language:English
ISBN:9780143335634
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    The Emperor's Ring Reviews

  • Aishu Rehman

    This is a very interesting adventure on how an amateur sleuth, feluda and his cousin, Tapesh, manage to solve the case of the theft of an emperors ring. The journey brings them in contact with mysteri...

  • Tamoghna Biswas

    **4.5 stars** The story that began my fascination for Satyajit Ray in general. And it has aged really, really well for me. From the characters to the locations, to the celebration of Indian heritag...

  • Bhavya

    I read this series a long time back and loved it! Would recommend, as it was quite entertaining. I need to reread it soon....

  • Shabbeer Hassan

    Set in Lucknow, Felu Mitter chases the lost ring of Emperor Aurangzeb, amongst the busy streets, the labyrinth in the middle of the city and ends with all its theatricality so characteristic of Feluda...

  • ri

    Actual rating: 3.5 starsIt has been some years since I read an Indian novella, so the cognition I felt while reading this book was wondrous even though its events date back to mid twentieth century. N...

  • Priti Tiwari

    Let me start by saying that I have been meaning to read Satyajit Ray's book for the longest time. I am so glad that I finally read one of his books and I am elated with the way the book made me feel. ...

  • Chhaya Verma

    It's a short detective story by one of my favourite authors. Feluda(Pradosh Mitter) was assigned to search the lost emperor's ring, the ring once belonged to the emperore Aurangzeb( last emperor of on...

  • Crime Addict Sifat

    Tapesh alongside his dad and Feluda choose to go on a trek to Lucknow to see a companion of Tapesh's dad named Dhiru Kaka. They are roused by Bhoolbhulaiya(a labyrinth) in Baba Imambra, Lucknow. In Dh...

  • M S loves books

    It was as if I met a long lost friend 😭What Agatha Christie and Sir Arthur Conan Doyle are to the West,I believe Satyajit Ray is to India.The book on the left,Feluda stories by Satyajit Ray has bee...

  • Sem

    So far I've read three of the Feluda novels and although I've given each one three stars I'm beginning to feel that the whole is much greater than the sum of its parts and that the series merits four ...