Mamata Pandya is an Environmental Educator with the Centre for Environment Education, Ahmedabad. She likes to travel, read and solve crosswords. More than that, she loves to spend time with her children – and also to let her imagination run and write about all kinds of things.
This hilarious folktale from Gujarat follows miserly Bhikhubhai's desperate attempts to get himself a coconut — all free! Pictures in the book are based on the stylised painted paper scrolls used by Garoda storytellers in northern Gujarat.