The Boy and the Tigers (Hardcover)

By Helen Bannerman, Valeria Petrone (Illustrator)
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When a little boy named Rajani ventures into the jungle, he runs into several tigers who make him give them his fine new red coat, blue trousers, purple shoes with crimson linings, and even his green umbrella! But Rajani outsmarts the tigers in the end, in this kinder retelling of Helen Bannerman’s Little Black Sambo. New illustrations and non-offensive names and character depictions make this story lovable again.

About the Author

Valeria Petrone is theillustrator ofTwo at the Zooby Danna Smith and many more picture books for preschoolers. Her artwork has been exhibited around the world. She lives in Milan, Italy. Visit her website at
Product Details
ISBN: 9780375827198
ISBN-10: 0375827196
Publisher: Golden Books
Publication Date: January 13th, 2004
Pages: 24
Language: English
Series: Little Golden Book