The famous, funny, and inspiring stories of creation as readers have never heard them before. From the tale of how the leopard got his spots to the crab who played with the sea, from the ingenious invention of the alphabet to how the rhinoceros got his wrinkled skin, these stories of strange happenings in the High and Far-Off Times brim with life, humor, and magic.
With an enticing introduction by bestselling author, Jonathan Stroud
About The Author
Joseph Rudyard Kipling (1865-1936) was born in India, although educated in England. He was a prolific writer and recognized as a genius. In 1907 he was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature. His many books for children include The Jungle Book and Kim.
Series: Puffin Classics (Paperback)
For Ages: 8 - 11 years old
For Grades: 3 - 6
Number Of Pages: 224
Published: June 2008
Dimensions (cm): 17.9 x 13.2 x 1.9
Weight (kg): 0.19