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    DescriptionThe stories you will find here come from all over the Indian subcontinent. Magical spirits in the mountains of the northeast, sneaky robbers and brave heroines in the heart of the Indus Valley; action and adventure in the far south, and much, much more! This work brings together eight stories, each from a different state, and also includes maps and facts about the Indian subcontinent and each of the featured states.

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    Indian Tales
    A Barefoot Collection
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Shenaaz Nanji, Illustrated by Christopher Corr
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 96
    Width: 230 mm
    Height: 280 mm
    Thickness: 10 mm
    Weight: 431 g
    ISBN 13: 9781846864261
    ISBN 10: 1846864267

    BIC E4L: GEN
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: Y4.0
    BIC subject category V2: YDC, YNM
    BIC E4L: NF9+
    BIC subject category V2: YQE
    DC22: 398.2
    B&T Merchandise Category: JUV
    B&T Book Type: JF
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 03
    BIC subject category V2: YQG
    BISAC Merchandising Theme: ET080
    Ingram Theme: CULT/INDIAN
    Libri: I-CJ
    Ingram Subject Code: CI
    Ingram Theme: CULT/ASIAN
    B&T General Subject: 215
    BISAC V2.8: JUV030020, JUV012000
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 22600
    BISAC V2.8: JUV012020
    BIC children’s book marketing category: D3H79
    DC22: 398.20954
    LC subject heading: ,
    LC classification: PZ8.1.N155 IN 2013
    Thema V1.0: YNM, YDC
    Illustrations note
    full colour illustrations
    Barefoot Books Ltd
    Imprint name
    Barefoot Books Ltd
    Publication date
    01 October 2013
    Publication City/Country
    Author Information
    Shenaaz Nanji was born in Mombassa, Kenya, where she says, I grew up in a midst of a fusion of cultures: Bantu-Swahili, Arabic and East Indians. I am a cultural hybrid with roots in Indian culture.A" While raising her two children, Shenaaz found that there was a lack of multicultural literature, so she began to craft stories of her own, thus beginning her career as a writer. Shenaaz is the author of several books for children, but this is her first project with Barefoot Books. She currently lives in Calgary, Canada, with her husband. Christopher Corr is a painter and illustrator based in London. He travels the world painting people, colourful places and beautiful buildings. Since studying at the Royal College of Art, he has painted in numerous locations for exhibitions, commissions and publications. His travels include India, Cuba, Tunisia, Peru, Tahiti, Australia, the Comoros Islands, New York, Los Angeles and London. Corr has illustrated other popular Barefoot titles including My Granny Went to Market (9781905236381) and Off We Go to Mexico (9781905236398).
    Review quote
    'Such a wealth of stories and information, this is a book every adult should read - let alone their children. Corr's illustrations take the presentation to another level. A book to be read aloud and dramatised - such is its richness' - Primary Times