A classic story from Rudyard Kipling's "The Jungle Book, adapted and illustrated by award-winning artist Jerry Pinkney, this is the tale of Rikki-Tikki-Tavi, a fearless young mongoose.
Soon after a flood washes Rikki into the garden of an English family, he comes face-to-face with Nag and Nagaina, two giant cobras. The snakes are willing to attack Rikki, and even the human family who lives there, to claim the garden and house for themselves. But they do not count on the heart and pride of the brave little mongoose.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - cedargrove - LibraryThing
The Classic tale of a mongoose pitted against the cobras and welcomed among his human family for it. Set culturally and language wise in the late 1800s, and the ruling classes during the occupation of ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - jbarr5 - LibraryThing
Rikki-Tikki-Tavi by Rudyard Kipling Story of a mongoose and he wants to protect the garden where his friends and their families live. He is able to go inside the house and by strategy and help from ... Read full review