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Suitable for 7 - 8 years

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A collection of twenty stories from India’s rich folklore heritage, retold by best-loved author Bali Rai. Expect wicked magicians, wise old priests, charming princes, beautiful princesses, greedy tigers and wily jackals! Bursting with adventure and trickery, these magical stories are infused with universal messages about life and the world around us. They are founded on tales from India’s Mughul period, and on the work of folklorist Joseph Jacob.

  • A wealth of traditional Indian tales retold by Bali Rai
  • Bali is the acclaimed author of UnArranged Marriage
  • Includes endnotes, a glossary and additional information
  • Fun activities help children to explore the stories further

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Catalogue number

1124 in EU Primary Summer 2020





Date published

August 3rd, 2017

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  • 240 pages


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