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Rikki Tikki Tavi Audiobook

Rikki Tikki Tavi

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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!'

Public Domain (P)2016 Shane

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    "Best narration of Rikki Tikki!"
    Would you consider the audio edition of Rikki Tikki Tavi to be better than the print version?

    Absolutely


    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


    Was this a book you wanted to listen to all in one sitting?

    My kids love this piece. Usually in one sitting


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    "American accent"

    Great story however an American accent reading Kipling yuk. Now an Indian one would have been perfect.

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