Type: Adventure, Children’s Lit
Author: Rudyard Kipling
Publication Date: 1894
Country: United Kingdom
Mowgli is a small boy who was raised primarily by a pack of wolves in the jungle and has friends who are animals as they are his only family. The book is a collection of stories about his adventures with his friends Baloo the bear, Kaa the python, Bagheera the black panther and more who teach him about the jungle. His enemy is the notorious Sher Khan who killed his parents and has a showdown with him at the end.