The Churki-Burki Book of Rhyme (Hardcover)
Tara Books, 9789380340067, 24pp.
Publication Date: September 21, 2010
Adapted from renowned Gond artist Durga Bai's (The Old Animals' Forest Band;One, Two, Tree ) rendering of her own childhood in the central Indian village Patangahr, this is a merry tale of fun and rhyme. Bai's colorful and playful art captures a young girl's experience of growing up in a tribal village, and bridges the worlds of memory and imagination.