The Jungle Book (amazonclassics Edition)

byRudyard Kipling

Paperback | June 20, 2017

The Jungle Book (amazonclassics Edition) by Rudyard Kipling
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Orphaned as a baby, human-boy Mowgli is adopted by wolves, befriended by Baloo the bear, and educated in the wonders and dangers of the Indian jungle. But the adventures of The Jungle Book don’t end with the young man-cub and his unusual new family. Through tales of Kotick the White Seal, Rikki-tikki-tavi the mongoose, and others, readers learn about courage and survival, rules and order, principles and morals, coming-of-age, and the thrill of self-discovery.

Rudyard Kipling’s fables reflect both his childhood in India and his vivid imagination, while exploring the relationship between civilization and the wild.

AmazonClassics brings you timeless works from the masters of storytelling. Ideal for anyone who wants to read a great work for the first time or rediscover an old favorite, these new editions open the door to literature’s most unforgettable characters and beloved worlds.

Revised edition: Previously published as The Jungle Book, this edition of The Jungle Book (AmazonClassics Edition) includes editorial revisions.

Rudyard Kipling (1865–1936) was an English author best known for fables set in the Indian jungles, including the tales in The Jungle Book. Much of the imagery in Kipling’s work draws on his early years in India.After his education in England, Kipling returned to India, where he penned dozens of stories and poems for magazines while wor...
Title:The Jungle Book (amazonclassics Edition)Format:PaperbackProduct dimensions:192 pages, 8.2 X 5.5 X 1 inShipping dimensions:192 pages, 8.2 X 5.5 X 1 inPublished:June 20, 2017Publisher:Amazon PublishingLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1542047609

ISBN - 13:9781542047609

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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