After young Mowgli escapes the vicious jaws of the growling tiger Shere Khan, he is adopted by Father Wolf and grows up with the pack. Lovable old Baloo the Bear and Bagheera the Panther teach Mowgli the Law of the Jungle, and so his extraordinary adventures begin . . .Plus an introduction by Christopher Paolini, and a behind-the-scenes journey, including an author profile, a guide to who's who, activities and more . . .