Rudyard Kipling (A) and Jerry Pinkney (ILT)
List Price: $17.99 (Hardcover - Myths and Fables / India - 1995)
Description: With this newly illustrated edition of the treasured classic--written in the 1890s as part of the Jungle Books --readers can once again be captivated by the tale of a mongoose who is taken in by a family of British colonials living in India. In this thrilling story, Rikki the fearless young mongoose finds himself locked in a life-and-death struggle to protect a boy and his parents from Nag and Nagaina, the two enormous cobras who stalk the gardens outside the family home in India. (48 pgs) Ages 4-8Ashay says, "A classic story for sure. One of several stories in the Rikki -Tikki-Tavi series. Get this one for the library. ids will enjoy it."
Product Dimensions: 9.2 x 0.2 x 11 inches
Shipping Weight: 14.4 ounces