‘The Second Jungle Book’ by Rudyard Kipling

Did you know there was a second Jungle Book? No, nor did I. I came across it by accident, rummaging around in my Kindle one sleepless night. If you ever find yourself purchasing a ‘Jungle Book’ for a young friend or relative I recommend that you get one which includes this. There are several editionsContinue reading “‘The Second Jungle Book’ by Rudyard Kipling”

Review: ‘Captains Courageous’ by Rudyard Kipling

I am unreasonably fond of Kipling. I only got round to his Kim as an adult and was blown away by it. Since then I have been working through his oeuvre when I get time. I believed this to be a book about army life in India when I picked it out. It was certainlyContinue reading “Review: ‘Captains Courageous’ by Rudyard Kipling”