Once Upon a Story: The Jungle Book

byRudyard KiplingIllustratorLouise Pigott

Picture Books | July 6, 2021

Once Upon a Story: The Jungle Book by Rudyard Kipling
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Discover Mowgli’s wild world in this beloved classic with modern illustrations!

Saved from the tiger Shere Khan by a family of wolves, little Mowgli the human boy grows up in the heart of the jungle among the animals. Hunting, howling, and learning the language of the many creatures who live there, Mowgli is part of the pack. But unrest stirs in the jungle, and Shere Khan wants his revenge. Follow along with Mowgli, his teacher Baloo the Bear, and his friend Bagheera the panther in this wild tale of self-discovery in which Mowgli must decide: is he a man, or is he a wolf?

This modern classic illustrated collector’s edition of Rudyard Kipling’s celebrated tale brings a new generation of young readers into the wild spirit of Mowgli’s jungle with fresh illustrations, a ribbon bookmark, and canvas cover.
Kipling, who as a novelist dramatized the ambivalence of the British colonial experience, was born of English parents in Bombay and as a child knew Hindustani better than English. He spent an unhappy period of exile from his parents (and the Indian heat) with a harsh aunt in England, followed by the public schooling that inspired his &...
Title:Once Upon a Story: The Jungle BookFormat:Picture BooksProduct dimensions:160 pages, 11.5 X 8.75 X 0.95 inShipping dimensions:160 pages, 11.5 X 8.75 X 0.95 inPublished:July 6, 2021Publisher:Silver Dolphin BooksLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1684123240

ISBN - 13:9781684123247

Appropriate for ages: 12

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