ISSN: 2397-9607 Issue 195 In this 195th issue of the Baba Indaba’s Children's Stories series, Baba Indaba narrates the Russian tale of “Yelena the Wise” or “Elena the Wise.” A young man named Ivan, joins the army as a private, but so adept is he at his job that he quickly rises through the ranks and is made a colonel in record time. His peers and superiors are jealous and arrange a sea voyage. As soon as he fell asleep his companions set him adrift. His raft is washed up on a desert shore. He walks to the mountains and follows a precipice into an underground kingdom ruled by a six-headed serpent – and that’s just the beginning………Download and read about the adventures of Ivan in the Kingdom of the six-headed serpent. Read about how he frees Yelena the Wise and fleeing the dragon pursues her to her kingdom. But what happens next….?
Baba Indaba is a fictitious Zulu storyteller who narrates children's stories from around the world. Baba Indaba translates as "Father of Stories".
Each issue also has a "WHERE IN THE WORLD - LOOK IT UP" section, where young readers are challenged to look up a place on a map somewhere in the world. The place, town or city is relevant to the story. HINT - use Google maps.
33% of the profit from the sale of this book will be donated to charities. INCLUDES LINKS TO DOWNLOAD 8 FREE STORIES