The Jungle Book
May 2018
£12.99

ISBN-13: 978-1786750440

HB - 260 x 216 mm

Over 50 full colour illustrations

64pp

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Rights: World

Rights Sold: UK

Market: Children's Classic Fiction

The Jungle Book: Mowgli's Story

by Rudyard Kipling. Illustrated by Robert Ingpen

The book

From the moment a little naked cub wanders into the lair of Father Wolf and Mother Wolf to the moment when the master of the jungle returns to his own people, Mowgli's adventures comprise a fable of human life. Along with these stories are other animal tales. This is a magnificent, abridged new edition of the best-loved story featuring over 50 beautiful illustrations by award-winning Australian illustrator Robert Ingpen

Illustrator

Robert Ingpen was born in 1936 in Geelong, Australia, and still lives and works nearby in Barwon Heads. He studied illustration art and book design at The Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology. In 1986 he was awarded the Hans Christian Andersen Medal for his contribution to children’s literature and he has been honoured with Membership of the Order of Australia. A world-renowned artist and author, Ingpen has designed, illustrated and written more than one hundred books, including his highly acclaimed series of illustrated Children’s Classics, which have now been published in many editions around the world.  www.robertingpen.com

If you want a real classic that is elegant, enchanting and entertaining and will be loved and reread...this is it!

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Amazing illustrations.

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