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The Enduring Ark free pdf ""It is said from time to time, the world is re-made. Ancient stories talk of an age when a huge flood destroyed the earth, leaving nothing behind. ... You may have heard it before, but great tales must be retold - and so I will tell it now in my way, as I have heard it said.""
Here is the story of Noah, his wife and children, and the pairs of animals they rescued from the great, destructive flood. In this Indian version of the Biblical tale, talented Bengali Patua scroll painter Joydeb Chitrakar leads the reader from a deluge of water to a rainbow of hope. A book that can be leafed through in the traditional way, or unfolded out as an accordion, the vibrant illustrations and concise text provide a singular approach to a very ancient, universal story. Suitable for children ages seven and up.

About Joydeb Chitrakar

A highly original and creative voice in contemporary Indian publishing, Gita Wolf is known for her interest in exploring and experimenting with the form of the book. She has written over twenty books for children and adults, many of which have been translated into multiple languages and recognized internationally. Joydeb Chitrakar is an artist working in the Patua scroll painting tradition from West Bengal in India. "The Enduring Ark" is his second project with Tara Books, the first being the handmade scrollbook "Tsunami," an accordion book which he collaborated with his wife Moyna to produce. He lives in Nirbhaypur Village, West Bengal, India with his wife Moyna

Details Book

Author : Joydeb Chitrakar
Publisher : Tara Books
Data Published : 01 February 2013
ISBN : 9380340184
EAN : 9789380340180
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 34 pages
Age + : 5-9 years
Language : English
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