The Monkey King / The Blue Jackal – Folktales in Folk Art
Synopsis: Learn life’s truest lessons from our animal friends with these two timeless fables adapted by Shobha Viswanath from the Panchatantra and the Jataka. Delve into the intricate traditional art forms of India with beautiful illustrations by Uma Krishnaswamy and Dileep Joshi.
The Monkey King : After tasting the delicious and juicy mango, the king of Benares and his army have arrived at the Monkey Kingdom in search of more mangoes. Can Kapi the monkey king find a way to protect his subjects?
The Blue Jackal : One fine day, Chandarva, a small jackal, wakes up to find his fur all blue. Listen to this hilarious story from the Panchatantra to find out how the blue jackal uses his colour to his advantage.
Age Group: 7 to 9 Ι Author: Shobha Viswanath Ι Illustrator: The Monkey King: Uma Krishnaswamy; The Blue Jackal: Dileep Joshi Ι No. of Pages: 64 Ι Type: Picture Book