Rikki Tikki Tavi

  • by Rudyard Kipling
  • Narrated by Jack de Golia
  • 0 hrs and 37 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

This is the story of the great war that Rikki-tikki-tavi fought single-handed, through the bath-rooms of the big bungalow in Segowlee cantonment. Darzee, the tailor-bird, helped him, and Chuchundra, the musk-rat, who never comes out into the middle of the floor, but always creeps round by the wall, gave him advice; but Rikki-tikki did the real fighting. He was a mongoose, rather like a little cat in his fur and his tail, but quite like a weasel in his head and habits. His eyes and the end of his restless nose were pink; he could scratch himself anywhere he pleased, with any leg, front or back, that he chose to use; he could fluff up his tail till it looked like a bottle-brush, and his war-cry, as he scuttled through the long grass, was: 'Rikk-tikk-tikki-tikki-tchk!'


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What other book might you compare Rikki Tikki Tavi to and why?

anything by Kipling

Have you listened to any of Jack de Golia’s other performances before? How does this one compare?

Yes, I only downloaded this after my kids listened to Alice in Wonderland in which he does a great job as well

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My kids love this piece. Usually in one sitting

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Book Details

  • Release Date: 12-21-2016
  • Publisher: Norman Audio