This story comes under the Tatha Helida Tamashe Kathegalu series wherein the stories heard from a grandfather in the 20th century are retold with pictures for the amusement of present day children.
This is a tale of a street smart boy with a queer name Hunase Huli. How the poor boy overcomes his ill luck by using his wit and intelligence is narrated humorously in this picture story. This is a two in one story book where you can read the same story in two languages viz. English and Kannada.
Vidya Murali and Chitra Ramachandran have together adopted the pen name ‘girigitlay’ to create the series titled ‘Thata Helida Tamashe Kathegalu’. The first story in this series is SOOJI SUBBA ! The story is about a boy who was as thin as a needle and hence the name SOOJI SUBBA. The colourful illustrations and the text in English have been created by Vidya Murali. The Kannada text is written by Chitra Ramachandran.