Just So Stories
Written by Rudyard Kipling
Illustrated by Chris Riddell
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Rudyard Kipling’s classic stories are beautifully presented in this highly attractive edition enhanced with eight stunning colour illustrations by Chris Riddell as well as by Kipling’s own illustrations – including his most famous one of The Elephant’s Child. Kipling’s versions of how different animals have come by their characteristic- How the Leopard Got his Spots, How the Whale Got His Throat, The Cat that Walked By Itself and the others remains one of the best books to read aloud to any one from 5 upwards.
Just So Stories by Rudyard Kipling
Hear and attend and listen; for this befell and be happened and became and was: O my Best Beloved, when the tame animals were wild...Have you ever wondered how the Leopard got his spots? How the Rhinosaurus got his skin? Or how the Alphabet was made? This witty and wonderful collection of Just So Stories embarks upon a fanciful voyage to unearth the answers to these very questions, and more. The Just So Stories have long been regarded as a true classic of children's literature.
This Heritage edition is published with Rudyard Kipling's original 1902 drawings, and colour illustrations by Chris Riddell.
Just So Stories was the first book I ever truly loved Michael Morpurgo
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Egmont UK an imprint of Egmont UK Ltd
7th November 2013
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