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The Jungle Book II

Tor Classics

Rudyard Kipling

Tor Classics

Tor Classics are affordably-priced editions designed to attract the young reader. Original dynamic cover art enthusiastically represents the excitement of each story.  All editions are complete and unabridged, and feature Introductions and Afterwords.

This edition of The Jungle Book II includes a Foreword, Biographical Note, and Afterword by Jane Yolen.

Mowgli was once the little man-cub raised by Mother Wolf. Now Mowgli is the Jungle Lord ruling over the elephant and the panther, the python and the crocodile. All obey him and he fears no one...not even Man....

Jungle Book II tells of the further adventures of Mowgli, the boy raised by wolves in the jungle. Through his cunning and fearlessness, Mowgli earns the respect of the animals of the jungle. He leads his wolf-brothers into battle against a threatening pack of red dogs. And when Mowgli's human parents are persecuted by a violent group of villagers, he comes to their aid. This is the story of how Mowgli must come face-to-face with himself as a man and decide whether he will leave his jungle kingdom to join the society of man.

At the publisher's request, this title is being sold without Digital Rights Management software (DRM) applied.

Tor Classics are affordably-priced editions designed to attract the young reader. Original dynamic cover art enthusiastically represents the excitement of each story.  All editions are complete and unabridged, and feature Introductions and Afterwords.

This edition of The Jungle Book II includes a Foreword, Biographical Note, and Afterword by Jane Yolen.

Mowgli was once the little man-cub raised by Mother Wolf. Now Mowgli is the Jungle Lord ruling over the elephant and the panther, the python and the crocodile. All obey him and he fears no one...not even Man....

Jungle Book II tells of the further adventures of Mowgli, the boy raised by wolves in the jungle. Through his cunning and fearlessness, Mowgli earns the respect of the animals of the jungle. He leads his wolf-brothers into battle against a threatening pack of red dogs. And when Mowgli's human parents are persecuted by a violent group of villagers, he comes to their aid. This is the story of how Mowgli must come face-to-face with himself as a man and decide whether he will leave his jungle kingdom to join the society of man.

At the publisher's request, this title is being sold without Digital Rights Management software (DRM) applied.

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The Jungle Book II
HOW FEAR CAMEThe Stream is shrunk--the pool is dry, And we be comrades, thou and I; With fevered jowl and dusty flank Each jostling each along the bank; And by one drouthy fear made still, Forgoing thought of quest or kill. Now 'neath his dam the fawn may see, The lean Pack-wolf as cowed as he, And the tall buck, unflinching, note The fangs that tore his father's throat. The pools are shrunk--the streams are dry, And we be playmates, thou and I, Till yonder cloud--Good Hunting!--loose The rain that breaks our Water Truce.The Law of the Jungle--which is by far the oldest law
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  • Rudyard Kipling

  • Rudyard Kipling (12/30/1865-01/18/1936) is considered one of the great writers of his time.  He received the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1907.
  • Rudyard Kipling
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