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Rudyard Kipling's Just So Stories, retold by Elli Woollard By Elli Woollard

Rudyard Kipling's Just So Stories, retold by Elli Woollard by Elli Woollard

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Summary

A magical rhyming retelling of five of Rudyard Kipling's much-loved Just So Stories, with an audio CD performed by Lenny Henry.

Rudyard Kipling's Just So Stories, retold by Elli Woollard Summary

Rudyard Kipling's Just So Stories, retold by Elli Woollard: Book and CD Pack by Elli Woollard

Delightfully retold in humorous verse, with stunning illustrations throughout, this is a beautiful reworked edition of Rudyard Kipling's children's classic, Just So Stories. A gorgeous gift for imaginative young readers.

In this highly illustrated collection meet the cat who walked by himself, discover how the lazy camel got his hump, how the elephant got his long trunk, find out why the rhino has such wrinkly skin and how the whale got his teeny tiny throat. These well known, richly imagined stories tell of how the world came to be as it is. This is a smart, funny and younger approach to Kipling's work, and Just So Stories as you've never seen them before.

Rudyard Kipling's Just So Stories are one of the enduring classics of children's literature and these witty, inventive stories have delighted generations of children. Combining the brilliant rhyming talent of Elli Woollard and beautiful illustrations from the award-winning Marta Altes, Rudyard Kipling's Just So Stories is an enchanting retelling of a much-loved classic for a new generation. A book to truly treasure and one you will want to share.

About Elli Woollard

Elli Woollard is an exciting talent on the picture books scene, who started writing stories after an embarrassing incident in which her youngest son broke Michael Rosen's glasses. In addition to picture books, she also writes children's poems. Her snappy rhymes, catchy rhythms and witty stories are sure to make her a huge success. Elli has written The Giant of Jum, Rudyard Kipling's Just So Stories and The Dragon and the Nibblesome Knight for Macmillan, as well as the young fiction series Swashbuckle Li. Elli lives in London with her four children, her husband and two guinea pigs.

Table of Contents

Chapter - 1: How the Whale got his Throat Chapter - 2: How the Camel got his Hump Chapter - 3: How the Rhinoceros got his Skin Chapter - 4: The Elephant's Child Chapter - 5: The Cat that Walked by Himself

Additional information

GOR010114788
9781509838523
150983852X
Rudyard Kipling's Just So Stories, retold by Elli Woollard: Book and CD Pack by Elli Woollard
Used - Very Good
Hardback
Pan Macmillan
2018-07-26
96
N/A
Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual binding, cover or edition may vary.
This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us

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