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A beautiful Puffin Deluxe hardback classics edition

A classic collection of fantastic tales from the author of The Jungle Books, in honor of his 150th birthday.

Cats and kangaroos, crabs and camels, whales and jaguars, hedgehogs and leopards, magicians and little children, and many other beings are brought to life in an exotic Eastern landscape during “the High and Far-Off Times.” Drawn from the wondrous tales told to Kipling as a child by his Indian nurses, Just So Stories creates the magical enchantment of the dawn of the world, when animals could talk and think like people. The laziness of the Camel, the curiosity of the Elephant’s Child, the cleverness of the Hedgehog, the confusion of the Painted Jaguar, and all the rest of Kipling’s delightful menagerie make Just So Stories unforgettable reading for generations to come.

With Illustrations by the Author

With an Introduction by Avi and an Afterword by Shashi Deshpande

Formats & editions

  • Paperback

    9780451531506

    January 15, 2017

    Signet

    176 pages

    RRP $9.99

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  • Paperback

    9780099582588

    August 1, 2013

    Vintage Children's Classics

    272 pages

    RRP $16.99

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  • Paperback

    9780141442402

    June 9, 2011

    Penguin Classics

    192 pages

    RRP $17.99

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  • Paperback

    9780099511823

    January 1, 2009

    Vintage Classics

    240 pages

    RRP $18.99

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  • Paperback

    9780141321622

    June 30, 2008

    Puffin

    224 pages

    RRP $16.99

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  • Hardback

    9781857159066

    November 27, 1992

    Childrens Classics

    224 pages

    RRP $34.99

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  • Audio CD

    9781785290336

    March 19, 2015

    BBC CD

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  • EBook

    9781448161492

    June 6, 2013

    Vintage Digital

    272 pages

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  • EBook

    9781409058489

    February 1, 2011

    Vintage Digital

    240 pages

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  • Just So Stories
    Rudyard Kipling

    EBook

    9780141918013

    June 30, 2008

    Penguin eBooks

    240 pages

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  • Just So Stories
    Rudyard Kipling

    EBook

    9780141905136

    March 26, 2001

    Penguin eBooks

    176 pages

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  • Hardback

    9780141329796

    November 15, 2017

    Puffin

    224 pages

    RRP $26.00

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