Author(s): Rudyard Kipling
'This, O my Best Beloved, is a story...' How did the Leopard get his spots? Or the Rhinoceros his skin? How was the Alphabet made? And why does the Cat walk by himself? Rudyard Kipling's magical, witty Just So Stories is guaranteed to delight, whether you are familiar with the tales or discovering them for the first time. "Just So Stories was the first book I ever truly loved." (Michael Morpurgo Egmont Classics are books to treasure).
""Just So Stories "was the first book I ever truly loved." Michael Morpurgo, author, "War Horse""
Rudyard Kipling (1865 1936) was an English author who wrote novels, poetry, and short stories. Born in India, he and was brought to England when he was five years old. One of the best-loved authors of his time, he won the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1907, and his works include "The Jungle Book," "Kim," and the "Just So Stories.""