The Jungle Book : Retold from the Rudyard Kipling Original Hardback
Part of the Classic Starts series
One of the most beloved classics in children's literature, Kipling's masterpiece follows Mowgli, the boy raised by wolves and his animal friends as they fight for survival in the Indian jungle.
Young readers will love the wise bear Baloo and Bagheera the black panther; shiver at the vicious tiger Shere Khan; laugh at the silly monkeys; and feel compassion for the grown-up Mowgli - who must finally acknowledge his own humanity.With "Classic Starts"[trademark], young readers can experience the wonder of these timeless stories from an early age.
Abridged for easier reading and carefully rewritten, each classic novel is filled with all the magic and excitement that made the original story a beloved favourite.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 160 pages, b/w throughout, 10 illustrations
- Publisher: Sterling Juvenile
- Publication Date: 27/03/2008
- Category: Classic
- ISBN: 9781402745768