Kyun Kyun Ladki is a book from the pen of Mahasweta Devi about one of the tribal child named as Moyna. With the story of Moyna, Mahasweta Devi has tried to express the inner state of the children who wants to study and curious about the world. However, they are not able to do so because of infrastructural or social barriers.
Moyna is a girl who belongs to Shabar. This Shabar is a community which was started in 1968. Well Moyna is a girl who is full of curiosity and always ask ‘why’ for everything. Hence the entire village called her ‘Kyun Kyun Ladki’.
Generally the community of Shabar do not send their daughter for work. But her mother is ill and her father is out of town in search of work. Kyun Kyun Ladki Hindi book consists of a very motivational story of Moyna.