Official CBC April 2016 selection:
The Jungle Book
Book written by Rudyard Kipling
Film Dir. Jon Favreau
Raised by a family of wolves since birth, Mowgli must leave the only home he’s ever known when the fearsome tiger Shere Khan unleashes his mighty roar. Guided by a no-nonsense panther and a free-spirited bear, the young boy meets an array of jungle animals, including a slithery python and a smooth-talking ape. Along the way, Mowgli learns valuable life lessons as his epic journey of self-discovery leads to fun and adventure.
Book purchase links:
The Jungle Book trailer (movie release April 4, 2016)