When Bali the tiger, threatens to eat farmer Ram, he offers it his wife Reeta's white cow. When Reeta hears this news she is determined to keep her cow and outwit the tiger. A simple and engaging re-telling of an Indian folktale in five chapters with no more than three lines of text per page. Christopher Corr's wonderful, exuberantly colourful illustrations in acrylics make this an enticing and attractive read. Part of the Bloomsbury Young Readers series.