The Old Animals' Forest Band

Hardcover | October 1, 2008

bySirish RaoIllustratorDurga Bai

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In this Indian version of the well-known Brothers Grimm tale, four animals-a sleepy dog, an unmilkable cow, a weak-kneed donkey, and a confused cockerel-are thrown out by ungrateful masters. But once they come together in the forest, they prove they're anything but useless . . . Sirish Rao is an exciting new voice in Indian writing. His eighteen titles range from children's books to collections of pop art, and several have won international awards.Artist Durga Bai is a young tribal artist of the Gond tradition of central India. She is the winner of the 2008 Bologna Ragazzi Award for New Horizons.

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In this Indian version of the well-known Brothers Grimm tale, four animals-a sleepy dog, an unmilkable cow, a weak-kneed donkey, and a confused cockerel-are thrown out by ungrateful masters. But once they come together in the forest, they prove they're anything but useless . . . Sirish Rao is an exciting new voice in Indian writing. H...

An exciting voice in contemporary Indian writing, Sirish Rao has authored over eighteen books, ranging from novels to children's books, re-tellings of myths to pop art collections. HIs books have won international awards and have been translated into several languages. His writing reflects his interest in nature, mountaineering, travel...

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Format:HardcoverDimensions:40 pages, 11.05 × 8.5 × 0.38 inPublished:October 1, 2008Publisher:Tara BooksLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:8186211454

ISBN - 13:9788186211458

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