What would you really want to do on a hot summer day….take a dip in a cool pond? Well, that’s exactly what the hero of our book does. And he is not alone – he has a host of friends who turn a hot, sunny afternoon into a fun-filled day. The story takes you through the sweet adventure that Gajapati Kulapati has along with his friends in the village.
Gajapati Kulapati is an elephant and the creation of writer- illustrator Ashok Rajagopalan. This second book, based on the hilarious adventures of this lovable temple elephant from a small, simple village, is titled Kaabalooosh! The titlet alone is enough to tempt you to pick it up!. This read aloud book for children above the age of two, makes for interesting reading as it includes a lot of onomatopoeic and SFX words that will surely have your child roaring with laughter.
The words used in the story are very simple and basic and the sentences are short and to the point. The storyline and the art are so appropriate for a child who is just learning to understand words and pictures. The illustrations are colorful and very child-like in style and they would easily make you fall in love with the characters.
Kalabalooosh! is one amazingly drawn and written picture book and it’s sure to make a child feel good once you are done reading it. The fun needn’t end there: you could have fun playing with the onomatopoeic words. There is no end to the adventures of this cute elephant and his friends in the village!
Go ahead and pick it off the shelves to be a part of Gajapati Kulapati’s adventurous rendezvous.