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Just So Stories

Average rating
4 out of 5
Based on 3,719 Ratings and 340 Reviews

Book Description
This collection of stories reveals the origins of the beasts of the sea, the jungle, the desert and even of the palaces of the East. It tells how the elephant got his trunk, how the leopard got his spots and how the humble butterfly caused an uproar by stamping his foot.
Book Information
PublisherPenguin Young Readers Group
BindingAudio Cassette (429 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages2
Publication Date08/26/2004
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About Rudyard Kipling (Author) : Rudyard Kipling is a published author, editor, illustrator, and a series editor. Some of the published credits of Rudyard Kipling include Just So Stories, Soldiers Three, Kim (Everyman's Library (Pape... more
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About Tony Robinson (Narrator, Reader) : Tony Robinson is a published author and a narrator of children's books. Some of the published credits of Tony Robinson include The Fifth Elephant, Archaeology (Kingfisher Knowledge), Truckers (The Bro... more
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Reader Comments
9/24/2009 Richele McFarlin said: I assigned this to my son for school last year for 3rd grade. He LOVED the book! I was thrilled to see my son enjoy good literature. This is a great book full of cute stories about how the animals are the way they are.
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9/2/2009 D. Murdoch tagged as: I recommend

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2/15/2008 Lilly Fluger said:
"O, best beloved"... begins Rudyard Kipling in his wonderful tales of fun and enchantment about theanimals in India. They just don't write like that anymore. I don't have to read these over and over cause they live in my head. But when I do, I fall in love all over again. These are the series of ... more

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10/9/2007 pixie q. said: In particular, "The Elephant's Child"
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8/31/2007 Elizabeth Bluemle tagged as: I Read

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