“Like the Sun”

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“LIKE THE SUN” by R. K. Narayan ABOUT THE AUTHOR. R. K. Narayan (1906–2001) was born in Madras, India. After completing his education, he taught in a small village school. Narayan left teaching to devote himself full time to writing, and in 1935 he published his first novel, Swami and Friends. Two other early works, The Bachelor of Arts and Mr. Sampath, helped establish his reputation internationally. The Financial Expert (1952), his first novel to be published in the United States, was followed by a number of other novels, The English Teacher (1953), The Man-Eater of Malgudi (1961), The Painter of Signs (1976), and A Tiger for Malgudi (1983). Among his short-story collections are Malgudi Days (1982), and The Grandmother's Tale and…show more content…
WRITER’S JOURNAL. 1. Write three similes comparing the sounds of certain types of music or particular instruments to other sounds. 2. Suppose that the headmaster had made his singing debut in a small concert hall rather than in the private audience of Sekhar. Imagine that you are a music reviewer for the local newspaper who has attended the performance. Write your music review including such information as a brief biography of the performer,
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