The Jungle Book: New Adventures by real life adventurer Bear Grylls, is a heart-stopping, mondern day adventure inspired by Rudyard Kipling’s classic The Jungle Book.
When outdoor-loving Mak is giving the opportunity to follow his mother to the Indian Jungle on a conservation project, he jumps at the chance of adventure. Setting out along the Wainganga River to track tigers, the family are caught in a monsoon and Mak’s parents are washed away. Alone in the jungle, Mak must learn to survive. The first thing to do: build a fire . . .
Dodging poachers, poisonous snakes and evil monkeys, Mak finds help and friendship from other jungle creatures. But with the tiger never far away, can Mak gather all his skills to make it back to civilization?