Suraj the Tiger Cub is a collection of three stories that address issues faced by many children and their happy resolution. In these stories the protagonist Suraj is plagued by fears, lack of friends, and encounters a bully. In ‘Not Afraid Anymore’, Suraj rescues a little rabbit from the clutches of a dreaded eagle, Cheel. In ‘Making Friends’, the lonely tiger cub discovers a way of making friends, and in ‘The Bully’, the heroic Suraj stops a bully from scaring young animals.
Farida Mirzais a Psychology lecturer, an English instructor, a technical writer, a mother and a grandmother. She is the author ofSuraj the Tiger Cub, A Bunny Rabbit’s Wish, Hala’s Window, Baboo’s DreamandThree Magic Keys to Good Health, all OUP publications.