Originally published: 1997.
|Statement||Madhur Jaffrey ; illustrated by Amanda Hall.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||76 p. :|
|Number of Pages||76|
Robi Dobi is the sort of elephant that we could all use now and again: whenever he comes across strangers in need, he helps them as if they were friends. First, he rescues Kabbi, a little mouse painted orange by an evil snake-witch, from a downpour. Robi then offers aid to Maya Wishkaya, a dancing butterfly who has broken her wing and been 5/5(2). The editorial illustration / merch design / photography / design / work of Rob Dobi. Acknowledged authors Jaffrey, Madhur wrote Robi Dobi comprising 76 pages back in Textbook and eTextbook are published under ISBN and Since then Robi Dobi textbook was available to sell back to BooksRun online for . Jaffrey (Market Days, , etc.) presents a cycle of adventures in which Robi Dobi, an Indian elephant, benevolently allows small, troubled creatures to come into his ear where it is warm and safe and to venture forth with him to resolve their problems. First he meets Kabbi Wahabbi, a mouse spray-painted bright orange by the wicked snake-witch Slimy Kimey; then Maya Wishkaya, a butterfly.
The book has eight chapters. Each one contains a complete adventure, however all of them are linked together by the main character, Robi Dobi the elephant. The book is beautifully and vividly illustrated in full colour and black and white thereby bringing to life each adventure. This is a book to read aloud to a class as a whole. Vibrant paintings embellish a chapter book based on an elephant character Jaffrey's father invented during her childhood in India. Robi Dobi, an elephant who rescues smaller animals, first encounters. Alys Robi. Ma Carriere et Ma Vie by ROBI,ALYS and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Robi Dobi is on Facebook. Join Facebook to connect with Robi Dobi and others you may know. Facebook gives people the power to share and makes the world.
- Buy Robi Dobi: The Marvelous Adventures of an Indian Elephant book online at best prices in India on Read Robi Dobi: The Marvelous Adventures of an Indian Elephant book reviews & author details and more at Free delivery on qualified orders.5/5(1). Robi Dobi is a great children's book. Our daughter, 6 years old, had this book read to her in her kindergarten class. Our daughter came home and begged us to purchase this book. I am glad that we did. It definitely is a book for a little older child, as some of the content involves a witch eating mice!5/5(1). Robi Dobi the elephant begins his adventure when he rescues a strange orange creature from a fast-flowing river. The creature is a mouse who has been sprayed with paint by a witch who wants to be able to spot her victims. Get this from a library! Robi Dobi: the marvelous adventures of an Indian elephant. [Madhur Jaffrey; Amanda Hall] -- An Indian elephant befriends a mouse, a butterfly, and a parrot, and together they have many adventures.