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The Just so stories.

Rudyard Kipling

The Just so stories.

by Rudyard Kipling

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Published by Macmillan in London .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Pagination1 v.
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Open LibraryOL18630472M
ISBN 100333382781
OCLC/WorldCa319618631

Kipling's works available in Penguin Classics are Captains Courageous, Just So Stories, Kim, Plain Tales from the Hills, Selected Poems, The Jungle Books and The Man Who Would Be King: Selected Stories. Seller Inventory # AAZ More information about this seller | Contact this seller 1. Kipling, Rudyard. ""The Beginning of the Armadillos"." Just So 2Go Edition. 0. Web.

The Just So Stories for Little Children are among Kipling's best known and loved works. This recording aims to be the first complete audio book of this title with nothing left out. The Nobel prize-winning author's enjoyment in playing with the sounds and meanings of words is very evident throughout, and adds to adults' enjoyment of these stories for children. Review: Just So Stories User Review - Lindsey - Goodreads. I thought this was a really cute book, really great for reading aloud to kids I'd imagine. Awesome imagination on Kipling's part, with all the eloquence of The Jungle Book. And the illustrations are fabulous! Read full review4/5(7).

Just So Stories (Classic Books on Cassettes Collection) (Classic Books on Cassettes Collection) September , Audio Book Contractors Audio Cassette in English. Big Book of Just So Stories is a delightful compendium for children aged 3+, presenting four of Rudyard Kipling's brilliantly funny Just So Stories across large format pages of full-bled artwork scenes. Every page showcases beautiful illustrations packed with charm and detail that will enthrall younger children.


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Rudyard Kipling's Just So Stories, originally published inare perennial favourites, and can be read by adults and children alike. They are known as "pourquoi" stories; in this case fantasies about the origin of individual wild animals who live in different countries/5. “Just So Stories” is a collection of 12 children’s stories.

The theme that runs through the dozen stories is that they are mostly tall-tale answers for questions that children might have. All but two of them focus on animals and nature, and the two divergent stories /5().

Just So Stories on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers/5(). In a humorous collection of short stories, Rudyard Kipling offers many reasons why animals look the way they do, including how the Elephant's nose grew long and Lessons and Ideas Books and Authors Top Teaching Blog Teacher's Tool Kit Student Activities The Teacher Store Book Clubs Book Fairs Scholastic Education Just So Stories.

Just So Stories is a popular book by Rudyard Kipling. Read Just So Stories, free online version of the book by Rudyard Kipling, on Rudyard Kipling's Just So Stories consists of 12 parts for ease of reading.

Choose the part of Just So Stories which you want to. This eBook is for the use of anyone anywhere at no cost and with almost no restrictions whatsoever. You may copy it, give it away or re-use it under the terms of the Project Gutenberg License included with this eBook or online at Title: Just So Stories Author: Rudyard Kipling Release Date: Decem [EBook #] Last Updated: October 7, Language: English.

Just So Stories summary and study guide are also available on the mobile version of the website. So get hooked on and start relishing Just So Stories overview and detailed summary. This book contains words. With an average reading speed of words per minute, you will finish reading this book in about 2 hours.

Just So Stories is a collection of classic “animal origin” children’s stories of fables, including How the Leopard Got His Spots, How the Camel Got His Hump, and many more. Illustrated etext of Just So Stories, by Rudyard Kiping.

How the Leopard Got His Spots, The Elephant's Child, The Sing-Song of Old Man Kangaroo, The Beginning of the Armadillos, How the First Letter was Written, How the Alphabet was Made, The Crab that Played with the Sea, The Cat that Walked by Himself, The Butterfly that Stamped.

Just So Stories by Rudyard Kipling, with wonderful illustrations by Joseph M. Gleeson. These are great stories for young readers to attempt on their own, or for parents, teachers, and librarians to read aloud to young children.

These tall tales explain animal traits; how the. Rudyard Kipling () was one of the most popular writers in the United Kingdom in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. His fiction works include The Jungle Book — a classic of children’s literature — and the rousing adventure novel Kim, as well as books of poems, short stories, andat the age of 42, he was awarded the Nobel Prize in : Pan Macmillan.

Language: English. Brand new Book. Written by classic English author Rudyard Kipling, Just So Stories is considered not only a quintessential children's book, but one of Kipling's best works. Just So Stories is a collection of origin stories, fictional tales that explain why animals have certain characteristics and other themes akin to that.

Five of Kipling's Just so stories, including "How the camel got his hump," "How the rhinoceros got his skin" and "How the elephant got his trunk" are included here. The tales are brought vividly to. Just So Stories for Little Childrenby Rudyard KiplingJoseph Rudyard Kipling was an English journalist, short-story writer, poet, and are delighted to publish this classic book as part of our extensive Classic Library collection.

‘’Scuse me,’ said the Elephant’s Child most politely, ‘but my father has spanked me, my mother has spanked me, not to mention my tall aunt, the Ostrich, and my tall uncle, the Giraffe, who can kick ever so hard, as well as my broad aunt, the Hippopotamus, and my hairy uncle, the Baboon, and including the Bi-Coloured-Python-Rock-Snake.

Kipling's Just So Stories is the only recent original book for children whose standing in this connection appears to be fairly sure. It does for very little children much what the Jungle Books.

THE JUST SO STORIES SCENE: The living room ofan upper-classVictorian home. To the back, left and right, are doors--oropenings-to a den and parlor, respectively, which may be partially visible.

A door to the outside is at right, and a stairway leading to the secondfloor is at left. Parents need to know that Just So Stories, by Rudyard Kipling (The Jungle Book), originally published inoffer 12 creation fables filled with lively language, humorous stories, and fanciful animals that are rendered in watercolor and pen-and-ink.

It's an 4/5. Enchanting and funny, these fantastical stories continue to delight each and every generation. With an inspiring written, inspiring introduction by Jonathan Stroud, author of the Bartimaeus trilogy, Just So Stories by Rudyard Kipling is one of the twelve wonderful classic stories being relaunched in Puffin Classics in March Influenced by experiences in both India and England, Kipling s stories celebrate British imperialism and the experience of the British soldier in India.

Amongst Kipling s best-known works are The Jungle Book, Just So Stories, and the poems Mandalay and Gunga s:. The Just So Stories typically have the theme of a particular animal being modified from an original form to its current form by the acts of man, or some magical being.

For .In science and philosophy, a just-so story is an untestable narrative explanation for a cultural practice, a biological trait, or behavior of humans or other animals. The pejorative nature of the expression is an implicit criticism that reminds the listener of the essentially fictional.

Just So Stories Contents How the Whale got his throat -- How the Camel got his hump -- How the Rhinoceros got his skin -- How the Leopard got his spots -- The Elephant's Child -- The sing-song of Old Man Kangaroo -- The beginning of the Armadillos -- How the first letter was written -- How the alphabet was made -- The Crab that played with the sea -- The Cat that walked by himself -- The .