Paperback A jar of pickles and a pinch of justice : stories from India.
Publication year: 2016
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Walker Books,
Resource type: Physical
ISBN: 1406364673 9781406364675 (pbk):
Prince Veera and his best friend, Suku, are left in charge of King Beema's court when the king goes off on a hunting trip. Each day the king's subjects come before the boys with their problems and petty disagreements. Can Veera and Suku settle the dispute between the man who sells a well - but not the water in it - to his neighbour? Or solve the mystery of the jewels that have turned into pickles? And what about the old washerwoman who is set the task of washing the king's elephants until they turn white?
Series title: Racing reads
Extent: 94 pages : illustrations (black and white) ; 20 cm.