THE TALE OF BABBAN HAJJAM
Babban Hajjam is curious to know why barbers who go to the palace to give the king a haircut never return. When it is his turn to be summoned, Babban gets his answer.
Will Babban stay out of trouble by keeping his incredible discovery under wraps, or does the secret unravel and seal his fate?
Ira Saxena infuses mystery and laughter into this classic Indian folktale, and Mayukh Ghosh’s larger-than-life illustrations make this book a visual treat.
4 To 6 Years
Shortlisted, Neev Children’s Book Award, 2019.
Karadi Tales is an independent children’s publishing house based in Chennai, India focusing primarily on picture books and audiobooks. It was started in 1996 with an intent to create a space for Indian culture in the world of children’s publishing, by a group of writers, educators and musicians.
COUNTRY OF ORIGIN
Made in India