Paplu was a strange giant who did not like scaring people. But when his beloved villagers were in danger, he rose to great heights to solve the problem.

The story is by Ramendra Kumar and the illustrations are by Zainab Tambawalla.

Paplu, the Giant has been published in English, Hindi, Telugu, Kannada and Marathi, by Pratham  Books.

  • "To children fed on a diet of mean nasty giants of the fe-fi-fo-fum variety, this story conveys a very subtle message, that one should not make generalizations. For every evil giant there are also the happy and helpful ones.

    Well illustrated, this book is sure to have a fan following amongst the little ones."

Shamim Padamsee, Young India Books
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