Robi Dobi

Robi Dobi

by Madhur Jaffrey, Amanda Hall
     
 
When Robi Dobi, an Indian Elephant, rescues a strange orange creature from a fast-flowing river, he finds himself at the beginning of a most extraordinary adventure. The creature, who is in fact a little mouse, has been sprayed bright orange by the cunning snake witch, Slimey Kimey, so that she can spot her victim easily. Robi Dobi knows just how to help his new

Overview

When Robi Dobi, an Indian Elephant, rescues a strange orange creature from a fast-flowing river, he finds himself at the beginning of a most extraordinary adventure. The creature, who is in fact a little mouse, has been sprayed bright orange by the cunning snake witch, Slimey Kimey, so that she can spot her victim easily. Robi Dobi knows just how to help his new friend regain his rightful color, and together they embark on an eventful journey in search of the Great Painter in the Sky. Madhur Jaffrey has skillfully embellished great Indian folklore with modern touches for contemporary readers, while Amanda Hall¹s jewel-bright illustrations are a sheer visual delight. Madhur Jaffrey is renowned for both her children¹s books and her cookbooks; born in India, she now lives in New York.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781862051607
Publisher:
Pavilion Books, Limited
Publication date:
03/01/2001
Pages:
64
Product dimensions:
6.68(w) x 9.72(h) x 0.26(d)
Age Range:
6 - 8 Years

Meet the Author


Madhur Jaffrey is a well-known and internationally respected writer on Indian, Far Eastern, and vegetarian cuisine, and the author of several cookbooks. She has hosted a cooking series on BBC television, and is an award-winning actress, having appeared both in film and on stage. She lives in New York.

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