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How the leopard got his spots and other Just so stories

by Rudyard Kipling

  • 91 Want to read
  • 30 Currently reading

Published by Dover in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Children"s stories, English,
  • Animals -- Fiction,
  • Short stories

  • Edition Notes

    StatementRudyard Kipling ; illustrated by Thea Kliros.
    SeriesDover children"s thrift classics
    ContributionsKliros, Thea, ill.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.K632 Hl 1992
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 82 p. :
    Number of Pages82
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1718132M
    ISBN 100486272974
    LC Control Number92020780
    OCLC/WorldCa26094507

      just so stories This work is in the public domain in the United States because it was published before January 1, The author died in , so this work is also in the public domain in countries and areas where the copyright term is the author's life plus 80 years or less. How the Leopard Got His Spots and Other Just So Stories (Dover Children's Thrift Classics) by Rudyard Kipling and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at .

      I didn’t look at the book cover as Anna opened How the Leopard Got His Spots and started to read to me. The words were difficult, and she stumbled over the second sentence: “’Member it wasn’t the Low Veldt, or the Bush Veldt, or the Sour Veldt, but the ’sclusively bare, hot, shiny High Veldt, where there was sand and sandy-coloured rock and ’sclusively tufts of .   Because the writing plays with sound and meaning the Just So Stories are best enjoyed when read we all are, Kipling was a child of his time and social setting, so for example in "How the Leopard Got his Spots" he uses what one recent reviewer called "the N word" to refer to the Ethiopian.5/5(1).

    Just So Stories How the Leopard got his Spots is a fantastic large format picture book, with stunning illustrations by Kimberley Scott to bring wonderful events to life in kids' imaginations. Children will love the story of how a leopard is given spots so he can camouflage himself in the shadowy forest.   How the Leopard got his Spots by Miles Kelly, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. How the Leopard got his Spots: Miles Kelly: We use cookies to give you the best possible experience/5().


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How the leopard got his spots and other Just so stories by Rudyard Kipling Download PDF EPUB FB2

How the Leopard Got His Spots is the fourth of the Just So Stories to be introduced in the Rabbit Ears Storybook Classics Series. The story features narration from Danny Glover, African music from Ladysmith Black Mambazo and Lori Lohstoeters colorful and beautiful illustrations/5.

The Just So Stories by Kipling (who also wrote the Jungle Book) tell us so many interesting things - and in this story we learn how the Leopard got his spots - and why a Leopard can never change his spots. (We have slightly adapted the story at the end to fit in with modern mores). Read by Natasha.

HOW THE LEOPARD GOT HIS SPOTS. How the Leopard Got His Spots and Other Just So Stories (Dover Children's Thrift Classics) [Kipling, Rudyard, Kliros, Thea] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. How the Leopard Got His Spots and Other Just So Stories (Dover Children's Thrift Classics)Author: Rudyard Kipling.

His best-known children's books are Just So Stories (), The Jungle Books (), and Kim (). His short stories, although their understanding of the Indian is often moving, became minor hymns to the glory of Queen Victoria's empire and the civil servants and soldiers who staffed her outposts.4/5(3).

That puzzled the Leopard and the Ethiopian, but they set off to look for the aboriginal Flora, and presently, after ever so many days, they saw a great, high, tall forest full of tree trunks all ‘sclusively speckled and sprottled and spottled, dotted and splashed and slashed and hatched and cross-hatched with shadows.

(Say that quickly aloud. HOW THE CAMEL GOT HIS HUMP NOW this is the next tale, and it tells how the Camel got his big hump.

In the beginning of years, when the world was so new and all, and the Animals were just beginning to work for Man, there was a Camel, and he lived in the middle of a Howling Desert because he did not want to work; and besides, he was a Howler himself. So he ate sticks and.

This is the picture of the Leopard and the Ethiopian after they had taken Wise Baviaan's advice and the Leopard had gone into other spots and the Ethiopian had changed his skin. The Ethiopian was really a negro, and so his name was Sambo. The Leopard was called Spots, and he has been called Spots ever since.

They are out hunting in the spickly-speckly. Kipling's "Just So Stories" have enthralled generations of children and adults who have delighted in their whimsical explanations of the special physical characteristics of certain animals. This collection contains six of the best of these tales, charming new illustrations by Thea Kliros.

Three of them explain "How the Whale Got His Throat, " "How the Rhinoceros Got His Skin" and 3/5(1). How The Leopard Got His Spots (Just So Stories Series) [Rudyard Kipling, Feodor Rojankovsky] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

How /5(5). Just So Stories How the Leopard Got His Spots Rudyard Kipling. IN the days when everybody started fair, Best Beloved, the Leopard lived in a place called the High Veldt.

‘Member it wasn’t the Low Veldt, or the Bush Veldt, or the Sour Veldt, but the ’sclusively bare, hot, shiny High Veldt, where there was sand and sandy-coloured rock and. Follow another one of Rudyard Kipling’s delightful tales as he explains how leopards got their striking spots in his Just So Stories.

Photo Credit: MalaMala Game Reserve In the words of the man who wrote The Jungle Book, Rudyard Kipling, this is his story of how the leopard got his spots (with slight modifications for an easier read).

Get this from a library. How the leopard got his spots and other Just so stories. [Rudyard Kipling; Thea Kliros] -- Kipling's "Just So Stories" have enthralled generations of children and adults who have delighted in their whimsical explanations of the special physical characteristics of certain animals.

This. JUST SO STORIES by Rudyard Kipling - FULL AudioBook | Greatest Audio Books The stories, first published inare pourquoi (French for "why") or origin stories, fantastic accounts of how. HarperChildren's Audio continues its re-release rollout of classic backlist titles with Rudyard Kipling's Just So Stories and Other Tales performed by the late British actor Boris Karloff.

Just So stories include "How the Leopard Got His Spots" and "The Elephant's Child"; the "other stories" are tales from Kipling's The Jungle Book, including 4/5(61). The stories include How the Elephant got his Trunk, How the Leopard got his Spots and How the Camel got his Hump.

Perfect for reading aloud to young children or for older children to read by. Once upon a time, the leopard was as plain and sandy-yellow as the plains where he hunted. So how did he get his spots. Find out in this retelling of one of Rudyard Kipling’s famous Just So Stories, specially written for young children and gorgeously illustrated by John Joven.

Just So Stories Animals. Search this site. How The Leopard Got His Spots. In the original story, the leopard was just a leopard that hunted other animals. In my story, the leopard likes to play games and scare the other animals.

I also excluded some of the animals from the story. In the original story, there were animals like the Eland, the. How the Leopard Got His Spots: The giraffe and the zebra and various other animals flee the sandy yellowish brownish High Veldt into the shifting light of the jungle, where they develop new camouflage, in order to escape the hunting Ethiopian and his leopard following them to the jungle, and seeing how well it works, the Ethiopian turns himself black and then.

Parents need to know that Just So Stories, by Rudyard Kipling (The Jungle Book), originally published inoffer 12 creation fables filled with lively language, humorous stories, and fanciful animals that are rendered in watercolor and 's an unusual and delightful read-aloud.

It explores questions such as how the leopard got its spots, how he camel got its 4/5. Buy How The Leopard Got His Spots (Just So Stories) UK ed.

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Rudyard Kipling's Just So Stories () offer young readers the opportunity to identify literary devices like anthropomorphism and explore the characteristics of what makes a "tall tale" somewhat believable/  Just So Stories Contents How the whale got his throat -- How the camel got his hump -- How the rhinoceros got his skin -- How the leopard got his spots -- The elephant's child -- The sing-song of Old Man Kangaroo -- The beginning of the armadillos -- How the first letter was written -- How the alphabet was made -- The crab that played with the.This beautiful book illustrated by John Joven contains six of Rudyard Kipling’s classic ‘Just So Stories’, specially rewritten for little children.

The stories include How the Elephant got his Trunk, How the Leopard got his Spots and How the Camel got his Hump.