In this collection, Mrs. Murty teaches young children about her own life. She writes about a young student who played truant from school. She also tells the story of how her mother?s advice to save money helped her husband when he tried to start the information giant named Infosys. She also writes how she fulfilled her promise to her grandmother by ensuring that her tiny village library was always well-stocked with books. These stories teach young kids good morals and help them understand how kindness and honesty always pay back in return.