Muthu, a poor playwright, his wife Chellam and six children live in a banyan tree. Chellam cooks and cleans in other people's homes while Muthu writes plays and sometimes doesn't get paid life is hard for them.
One day, Muthu goes in search of a job. He loses his way in the jungle and falls asleep under a tree. What happens then in this story from Tamilnadu?The Ayyanar style of sculpture from which the illustrations are adapted is rich with colour and form.
7 x 8.5 inches
No of Pages
AGE GUIDANCE5+ Years
COUNTRY OF ORIGINMade in India
ABOUT THE BRAND
The Nestery is proud to present Tulika™s imaginatively created children™s books, which pioneered a fresh wave in Indian publishing in 1996. An independent publishing house based in Chennai, Tulika's focus is on children's picture books in English and other Indian languages Hindi, Tamil, Malayalam, Kannada, Telugu, Marathi, Gujarati and Bengali so that more children can access books in the language of their choice. Tulika titles offer a range of experiences and are inclusive and representative of different childhoods, of different social milieus, of different cultural contexts. The visual language too is diverse, with the traditional alongside the contemporary.