The Elephant’s Friend and Other Tales from Ancient India

friend.jpgThe Elephant’s Friend and Other Tales from Ancient India by Marcia Williams (Candlewick Press, 2012). Drawing from three books of best-loved Indian folktales — Hitopadesha Tales, Jataka Tales, and Panchantra Tales — this graphic storybook collection, alive with kid-friendly illustrations, is infused with humor and warmth. (Grades K-4)

Award Status: Honorable Mention, 2013

Author: Marcia Williams

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