ISBN 9788129124906,The Jungle Omnibus

The Jungle Omnibus


Ruskin Bond


Rupa & Co



Rupa & Co

Publication Year 2014

ISBN 9788129124906

ISBN-10 8129124904


Number of Pages 208 Pages
Language (English)


Man-eating panthers, stealthy leopards, majestic tigers and strange birds inhabit the pages of this delightful collection that brings together thrilling tales from the jungle. From the leopard who develops an unlikely bond with a human, to a young boy who discovers a shelf of books in an old forest bungalow, from Timothy, the tiger cub that Grandfather brings home to tame, to the man-eater that terrorizes an entire village-here is a world where man and wild beast come together in surprising fascinating ways.

Interesting Facts

  • Told in simple, lyrical prose that characterizes Bonds writing, The Jungle Omnibus brings together in one delightful volume, a selection of stories and poems from the jungle spanning across the sixty years of Ruskin Bonds writing career.

  • This volume effectively captures a world where man and beast come together in order to survive, thus raising relevant questions about the environment and the need to protect the forest and its many inhabitants.

  • In turns thrilling, thoughtful, funny and heart-warming, this is a collection that will delight both children and adults alike