Join Niwupah, the hornbill on a tour of his rainforest home, where the sights we see and the sound we hear, the scents we smell, and the creatures we meet are like nothing we’ve ever imagined! A tour guide, introducing children to the sights and sounds of the rain forests.
Author: Aparajita Datta and Nima Manjrekar
Illustrator: Maya Ramaswamy
Series: Earth and Environment Library
Maya Ramaswamy's two greatest passions include painting and wildlife. She is a wildlife illustrator based in Bangalore. A creative artist with a talent for cartooning, she loves watching wildlife and visiting forests. She was a student of natural history and conservation. Her books with Katha include Walk the Rainforest with Niwupah and Walk the Grasslands with Takuri.
Nima Manjrekar, a wildlife biologist based in Mysore, has studied the endangered mountain goat, the Ibex, in the cold high mountains of Spiti in Himachal Pradesh. She has been involved in editing a book on mammals of South Asia, and in publishing guide books to wildlife areas of Karnataka. She also records forest sounds for wildlife films.