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The Jungle Books by Rudyard Kipling
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Yeah, yeah, ignore the White Man's Burden stuff. Kipling is one of the best storytellers who ever lived, and neither the author's obnoxious politics nor a complete butchery of this wonderful wonderful story in its many terrible movie incarnations can take away the fact that the Mowgli stories of this and the Second Jungle Book are some of the greatest tales ever created. Read this, for real. It's a classic.
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June 5, 2007 – Shelved
June 5, 2007 – Shelved as: wonderfultalesofscienceandoradventu
June 5, 2007 – Shelved as: childrens-ya
June 6, 2007 – Shelved as: riproaringcolonialadventureyarns
June 6, 2007 – Shelved as: classics
June 29, 2008 – Shelved as: fiction
December 21, 2013 – Shelved as: short-stories

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