The Elephant and the Cassowary

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51g12zlQtqL.jpgAuthor – Ruskin Bond

Rating – 5/5 stars

Number of Pages – 133

Publisher – Rupa Publications

‘The Elephant and the Cassowary’ is a collection of stories about wild animals and birds, some fiction and some account of facts. The stories are selected and compiled by Ruskin Bond.

Some of the author’s stories are selected and compiled in this book are Joseph Rudyard Kipling; an English journalist, short story writer, poet and novelist and the great chronicler of animal lore. F.W. Champion; he was in the Indian Foreign Service and spent much time in the forests with his camera. Jean Craighead George; an award-winning American writer of more than one hundred books for children and Young Adults. Ruskin Bond; an award-winning Indian author whose stories and books are adapted into movies and television series.

The story ‘Rikki-Tikki-Tavi’ by Rudyard Kipling is a story of a mongoose who washed out of…

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