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Author Sunita, illustrator.

Title Gobble you up! / art, Sunita ; text, Gita Wolf.

Imprint [Chennai] : Tara Books, c2013.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Children's Non-fiction    j 398.54 SUN    Available
 GDL Grandview Library Children's Non-fiction    j 398.54 SUN    Available
Description 1 v. (unpaged) : ill. ; 32 cm.
Note Hindi text translated by Susheela Varadarajan.
Based on a Rajasthani folktale rendered by Sunita and Prabhat.
Summary An adaptation of an oral Rajasthani trickster tale set to cumulative rhyme. Meet the most wily jackal in the forest: too lazy to hunt for food, he starts by tricking his friend the crane, and then proceeds to gobble up every animal he comes across. Illustrated in the Mandna traditional finger painting style, this is the first time that this art form has been used to tell a children's story.
Subject Jackals -- Juvenile fiction.
Folk literature, Rajasthani.
Added Author Wolf, Gita.
Varadarajan, Suseela.
ISBN 9788192317144

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