Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Goopy Gyne Bagha Byne: The Magical World of Upendrakishore Roychoudhury” as Want to Read:
Goopy Gyne Bagha Byne: The Magical World of Upendrakishore Roychoudhury
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

Goopy Gyne Bagha Byne: The Magical World of Upendrakishore Roychoudhury

4.44 of 5 stars 4.44  ·  rating details  ·  45 ratings  ·  2 reviews
Hardcover, 176 pages
Published January 1st 2004 by Penguin Putnam
more details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about Goopy Gyne Bagha Byne, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about Goopy Gyne Bagha Byne

Community Reviews

(showing 1-30 of 83)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  rating details
Jun 03, 2012 Ram rated it 4 of 5 stars
Shelves: misc
This is a wonderful selection of stories for children, though adults will enjoy it in equal measure. The author – Upendrakishore Roychoudhury – is a well-known Bengali author and will be easier to identify as the grandfather of film-maker Satyajit Ray. He wrote a lot of stories for children, of which some of the best has been brought together in this translated collection.

The title story is the tale of two people – Goopy the singer (“gyne” in Bengali) and Panchu the drummer (who would occasional
Harini Srinivasan
My rating is based on the movie, which I absolutely adore! I recently found out that the book is available in an English translation, and am hoping to get hold of a copy soon.
Dipmala Bhowmick
Dipmala Bhowmick marked it as to-read
Jul 01, 2015
Rumpa Roy
Rumpa Roy marked it as to-read
May 17, 2015
Rajib Das
Rajib Das is currently reading it
Apr 26, 2015
Yash Chauhan
Yash Chauhan marked it as to-read
Mar 06, 2015
Ratan Parai
Ratan Parai marked it as to-read
Mar 05, 2015 marked it as to-read
Jan 11, 2015
Divya is currently reading it
Dec 31, 2014
Atiqul marked it as to-read
Nov 15, 2014
Prasanta Mahato
Prasanta Mahato marked it as to-read
Nov 01, 2014
Soma Das
Soma Das marked it as to-read
Oct 09, 2014
Avishek Bhattacharyya
Avishek Bhattacharyya is currently reading it
Dec 16, 2014
Rinku Ali
Rinku Ali marked it as to-read
Sep 17, 2014
« previous 1 3 next »
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »
Upendrakishore Ray Chowdhury (Bangla: উপেনদরকিশোর রাযচৌধুরী), also known as Upendrokishore Ray (উপেনদরকিশোর রায) was a famous writer, painter, violin player and composer, technologist and entrepreneur.

He was the father of the famous writer Sukumar Ray and grandfather of the renowned film-maker Satyajit Ray. Upendrakishore Ray Chowdhury was a product and leading member of the Brahmo Movement that s
More about Upendrakishore Ray Chowdhury...
উপেন্দ্রকিশোর সমগ্র টুনটুনির বই ছেলেদের মহাভারত ছেলেদের রামায়ণ Wonder Tales of Upendrakishore Ray

Share This Book