Macmillan Childrens Publishing Group Spring 2017 Kids Books by Raincoast Books

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feiwel friends • may 2017 juvenile fiction classics bear grylls spirit of the jungle a heart-stopping contemporary adventure inspired by rudyard kipling’s classic the jungle book from real-life adventurer bear grylls may feiwel friends juvenile fiction classics on sale 5/30/2017 ages 8 to 12 hardcover 256 pages 8.3 in h 5.5 in w carton quantity 24 isbn 9781250111500 $16.99 $23.99 can thirteen-year-old mak and his conservationist mother have the opportunity to travel from their home in london to a remote part of india a village on the wainganga river mak feels most at home outdoors the wind in his hair and the chill pinching his face but once they arrive mak finds india to be staggeringly different from what he expected the suffocating heat and the constant calls of the jungle it’s worlds away from britain the villagers tease mak with folk stories about a boy named mowgli who went missing in the jungle as a baby and was raised by wild wolves he knows it’s just a folk story but mak can’t help but be threatened by so many wild animals when a routine outing turns treacherous a monsoon divides mak from his parents leaving him alone and exposed to the dangers of the wild he bear grylls has become known around the world as one of the most recognized faces of survival and outdoor adventure trained from an early age in martial arts and taught to climb and sail by his father bear went on to spend three years as a soldier in the british special forces serving with 21 sas before becoming one of the youngest-ever climbers of mount everest since then he has gone on to host more extreme adventure tv shows across more global networks than anyone else in the world including the island with bear grylls for channel 4 bear grylls survival school for citv man vs wild for discovery channel and running wild for nbc featuring bear and the us president he is also a family man a number 164