The Jungle Book: Manga Classics by Rudyard KiplingThe Jungle Book: Manga Classics by Rudyard Kipling

The Jungle Book: Manga Classics

byRudyard KiplingAdapterCrystal S. ChanBy (artist)Julien Choy

Paperback | May 8, 2017

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Welcome to The Jungle Book! Manga Classics brings to life Rudyard Kipling's original collection of short stories in this fantastic manga adaptation. Heavily influenced by his childhood in British-ruled India, Kipling created some of the most well-read children's stories in Western Culture. Book One of The Jungle Book(s) includes Mowgli's Brothers, the story of Mowgli, the abandoned man-cub who was raised by animals in the Indian jungle, Rikki-Tikki-Tavi the heroic mongoose,and Toomai of the Elephants, the tale of a young elephant-handler, and in The White Seal, we meet Kotick, a rare white-furred northern fur seal as he searches for a home where his family will not be hunted by humans. Originally published as a series of short stories for magazines in the late 1800s, the Nobel Prize-winning Rudyard Kipling would eventually publish the classic The Jungle Book in 1894.
Joseph Rudyard Kipling was an English journalist, short-story writer, poet, and novelist. Kipling was one of the most popular writers in the United Kingdom and North America in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. In 1907 he was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature. He is also regarded as a major innovator in the art of the short...
Title:The Jungle Book: Manga ClassicsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:324 pages, 8.25 × 5.75 × 1.1 inPublished:May 8, 2017Publisher:Udon EntertainmentLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1772940194

ISBN - 13:9781772940190


Editorial Reviews

? a good collection for those that have read the original works and want to experience them in a new form, or for those who have no experience of The Jungle Book. I can certainly see children enjoying this profusely. " - Four Stars!"This is a great introduction to the classic Jungle Book story that fans of Mowgli are sure to enjoy!""