Educational Picture Chapter Book - INDIAN TALES
The Barefoot Children's Book series takes a look at culture from around this vast World we live in. These books are lavishly illustrated, and full of stories, descriptions and information to satisfy the most inquisitive child, and answer their many questions!
Discover India's incredible diversity with these 8 folktales, each from a different Indian state! Learn more about each state's history, geography and culture with the notes that introduce each story. Written by Shenaaz Nanji, and lavishly illustrated by Christopher Corr. Other titles sold separately.
INDIAN TALES include: - The Drummer Boy (Gujarat) - Bopuluchi (Punjab) - Princess Mala and the Tree Spirit (Nagaland) - Damayanti and Nala (Uttar Pradesh) - Priya's Magic Bowl (Tamil Nadu) - Five Men in a Cart (Andhra Pradesh) - Shaira's Secret (Rajasthan) - Hanuman's Adventures (Kerala)
"Filled with East Indian customs and flavours, magic and secrets, and brave and silly characters, this savory collection is well suited for independent reading, reading aloud, and multicultural studies".
96 pages. For ages 8 and up. Softcover, with heavy front and back flaps. Barefoot Books. Step Inside A Story. A story of Diwali, Prince of Fire, sold separately.