Andamans Boy (English)

Author : Zai Whitaker
Illustrator : Ashok Rajagopalan

Tired of life in Mumbai with his Chacha and Chachi, Arif runs away. He hops onto a train to Chennai, then smuggles himself onto a boat going to… the Andaman islands! Rich with adventure and humour, full of the wonders of nature, this book is also filled with details about the unique, misunderstood world of the Jarawa, a tribe in the Andamans whose very survival is being threatened, especially by the forces of so-called development. Nature drawings by Indraneil Das are beautifully offset by Ashok Rajagopalan’s soft pencil sketches. 

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Age 10+
Specifications 148 pages; 9.5” x 6.5”; black & white; soft cover
Rights sold Dutch (worldwide), German (worldwide), Korean (worldwide)
ISBN 978-81-8689-514-6
First Published 1998
Tags adventure, journey to the Andamans, Jarawas, environment, development, friendship, humour