The Parakeet That Squawked In English And Other Bird Stories
Author: Ranjit Lal
Illustrated by Anusha Menon
9789351032762 | PB | pp. 192 | 2014 | Scholastic
The Parakeet That Squawked In English And Other Bird Stories is an exciting and adventurous book of bird stories for children based on careful observation of bird behaviour.
Ships in 2-4 days
Only 1 left in stock
Meet the screechers and shriekers, a gang of untidy, garrulous and opinionated jungle babblers that hang out in a garden in Goa, led by the redoubtable frowzle and their neighbours including Banshee the sagacious Barn Owl and his wife Bimbo, hood the crow, don dada the Pushy Pigeon. Amber the brahmini kite and Psitta and Cula the always smooching parakeet. Together they must deal with kidnappers, corrupt cops, a nasty kid with a catapult, a killjoy minister of Cultural Propriety, not to mention the evil intentions of Dhaman the rat snake and Gorgon and Zola the pair of nasty bandicoots in a series of adventures where’s there never a quiet moment.
|Year of Publication:||
|Country of Origin:||
This book will be shipped in 2 days’ time. The time taken for you to receive the book after it is shipped will depend upon the mode you choose, while completing your purchase. The rates applicable for each mode are different.
You will be informed after the order is shipped.
Shipping costs depend on the mode chosen, the weight of the item, and the distance it will travel to reach its destination. Shipping costs will be charged depending on the weight of the entire purchase (if more than one item is purchased). The same shipping mode will apply to all products in such a case.