Just So Stories
Rudyard Kipling (1865-1936) was a British author and poet. He is best known for The Jungle Book (1894), Kim (1901), many short stories and poems. He is regarded as a major innovator in the art of the short story, and his children's books are enduring classics of children's literature. The Just So Stories are highly fantasized origin stories and are among Kipling's best known works.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - elainevbernal - LibraryThing
Rudyard Kipling, Just So Stories, MA: Candlewick Press, 2004. First published in 1902, Kipling's work was a series of "Pourquoi," or "Origin" stories of how certain phenomena came to be. The stories ... Read full review
Short storiesUser Review - Kids Bookseller - Borders
The Just So Stories are a collection of short 'Creation stories'. How the camel got his hump, How the leopard got his spots, etc. They are meant to be read aloud and the audio version is fantastic. Read full review