Kalila and Dimna: Fables of Friendship and Betrayal
Saqi, 2008 - Fiction - 301 pages
“Racy, funny, vigorous, contemporary—I defy anyone not to finish it in one sitting.”—Doris Lessing
The tales of Kalila and Dimna originated almost two thousand years ago. These charming and humorous stories about animals have found their way in one form or another into the folklore of every major culture and tradition.
What links the fables is the core message about managing power, wise leadership, and the value of true friendship.
Ramsay Wood was born in Texas and has lived in Europe, America, and the Far East. He is a founding member of the College of Storytellers.
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Review: Kalila and Dimna #1: Fables of Friendship and BetrayalUser Review - Jamie Clegg - Goodreads
Don't read this to your kids—not your typical book of fairytales. So enjoyable, really. Read full review
Review: Kalila and Dimna #1: Fables of Friendship and BetrayalUser Review - Joujou Askri - Goodreads
i like so much the metaphors used on the characters, the morals at every story it deserve the time i spent to read it Read full review