The Jungle Book is one of the works for which Rudyard Kipling is best remembered. The tales in the books are fables, using animals in an anthropomorphic manner to give moral lessons. The best known of them are the adventures of an abandoned ‘man cub’ Mowgli who is raised by wolves in the Indian Jungle. One of the world’s most read classics. Complete & unabridged text with introduction.
About the Author
Rudyard Kipling (1865 to 1936) was a novelist, short-story writer and poet. He is best known for his tales of India, where he was born and spent his early childhood and to which he returned as a young man in 1882, before leaving for London in 1889. He was award the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1907.