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The Elephant's Friend and Other Tales from Ancient India

By Marcia Williams
Illustrated by Marcia Williams

A treasure trove of Indian animal stories for children to enjoy again and again.

These eight individual stories form a magical collection of India's best-loved animal folk tales. Taken from the three books of Indian folk tales – Hitopadesha Tales, Jataka Tales and Panchantra Tales – the stories are beautifully illustrated and packed with humour and warmth.

  • The very best Ancient Indian folktales presented with Marcia Williams' trademark warmth.
  • Graphic storybook format that will appeal to readers of all ages and abilities.
  • Ideal for schoolchildren studying India or folktales.

About the author

Marcia Williams is famous for her retellings of classic stories. From Shakespeare and Dickens to the Canterbury Tales and Greek Myths, her humorous comic-strip illustration is hugely popular all over the world. She lives in Barnes, London.

About the illustrator

www.marciawilliams.com

ISBN: 9781406344929
Imprint: Walker
Distributor: Walker Australia-HEDS
Binding: Paperback
Release Date: May 1, 2013
Dimensions: 253 x 316mm, 40pp
Stock Status: Confirmed
Australian RRP: $16.99
New Zealand RRP: $18.99
Stock Level: Out Of Stock

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