About the Book:
Sometimes you go out looking for ghosts and sometimes the ghosts come looking for you... When Kartik Godses mother informs him that they are to move from Mumbai to the small hill station of Kurseong, he thinks his death is near. And the cause will be boredom. That is until he reaches there. On his very first day in this sleepy town, he is accosted by a frightened man and attacked by two strangers. This marks the beginning of his journey down an unexpected vortex of intruders, ghosts, hauntings and rumours. Armed with good instincts, a sharp scientific mind and two unlikely companions gentle Tahir and the firebrand Opus, Kartik takes on the role of a ghost hunter and private eye to unravel a web of mystery, deceit and supernatural events! At the centre of it all stands the old and dilapidated mansion called the Iyer Bungalow. What is the mystery of this bungalow? What do its ghosts want and what role does the mysterious DPRS have in all of this? Join this brave trio as they make their way through the twisted bylanes of Kurseong, hot on the heels of villains both real and ghostly...
About the Author:
Shweta Taneja is a fantasy storyteller who loves to pry into the peculiar and the odd, particularly if it has something to do with ghosts and other things that lurk in the dark. She has written a children's book called The Ghost Hunters of Kurseong and two graphic novels, Krishna, Defender of Dharma (The Campfire Graphic Novels) and The Skull Rosary (The Holy Cow Entertainment). She is presently working on a detective fantasy for slightly older readers. When she's not talking to spirits or plants, you will find her sipping Makaibari tea at her Bangalore home.
A new league of detectives has arrived. 13-year-old Kartik Godse and his two friends Tashi and Opus are one of the most exciting trios to enter the world of childrens detective fiction since the Famous Five. The rambling Iyer Bungalow on top of a hill is rumoured to be haunted and who better than three super sleuths to take on its great mysteries that haunt this little hill town.
The Ghost Hunters of Kurseong is an exciting detective story with three smart kids who solve difficult clues and rid the hill town of its terrible ghosts.
Combining adventure with supernatural elements, this book will keep kids guessing what will happen next.
Easy to read and a page turner, Ghost Hunters is packed with super gadgets, brilliant deductions and villains both real and ghostly.