Toka Explorer Book Pick
The Lion and the Fox & The Snake And The Frogs
The Lion and the Fox
Author: Deepa Balsavar, Illustrator: Amrita Kanther
The smart lion thinks he can use the fox to bring him food every day. But the fox is smarter! A familiar fable with an environmental angle. The energetic illustrations draw from Gond art.
The Snake And The Frogs
Author: Mariam Karim Ahlawat, Illustrator: Nancy Raj
The old snake is punished — but the frogs had better watch out! An unusual telling, which swings sympathy in favour of the snake. Stunning pictures are based on Channapatna wooden toys.
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