Seasons of Splendour

Seasons of Splendour : Tales, Myths and Legends of India

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A rich and dazzling collection of mythological tales drawn from Hindu epics. Each story is told in colour yet simple language, and prefaced with some personal anecdote from the author's childhood. Beautifully illustrated throughout in black line and tone by Michael Foreman.show more

Product details

  • 9-12
  • Paperback | 192 pages
  • 128 x 196 x 14mm | 158.76g
  • Penguin Books Ltd
  • PUFFIN
  • United Kingdom
  • English
  • Reissue
  • colour illustrations
  • 0140346996
  • 9780140346992
  • 107,219

About Madhur Jaffrey

Madhur Jaffrey was born near Delhi and grew up listening to stories such as these, mainly from the older women in the family. Today she is known throughout the world as a talented actress and, more recently, an author of cookery books. In Seasons of Splendour she has returned to the colourful myths and legends she was told as a child, and the result is a dramatic collection for children to read for themselves or have read aloud to them in the traditional Indian way. Michael Foreman is an award-winning children's book author and illustrator.show more
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