Monkey Photo by Gita Wolf, Sirish Rao


Monkey Photo by Gita Wolf, Sirish Rao

Monkey lives in a jungle that tourists love to visit. But he's getting tired of them taking pictures of him all the time - and he never gets to see any of them! So he decides to help himself to a camera and swing around the jungle, surprising friends and foes...Illustrated by Swarna Chitrakar in the brilliant Patua folk style from Bengal, with text by Sirish Rao, Monkey Photo records jungle life at its hilarious best.


Patua Folk art from Bengal, and the brilliant colours provide an interesting and welcome change. Carousel For the child - or parent - who has tired of pale and cute picture book illustrations, a change of scenery can be found in Monkey Photo. Bookwitch

About the Author

Gita Wolf has written more than 14 books for children and adults. Considered one of the most original and creative voices in contemporary Indian publishing, she has pursued her interest in exploring and experimenting with the form of the book and its status as a revered cultural object. Several of her children's books have won major international awards. Swarna Chitrakar is an artist producing vibrant work in the Patua folk style from West Bengal.

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32 pages
Interest Age: From 3 To 6


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Publication date

1st August 2010



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