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Christian, the hugging lion

Author: Justin Richardson; Peter Parnell; Amy June Bates
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, ©2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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When Ace and John find a lion cub for sale at Harrods department store, they buy him, name him Christian, and the three live happily for a year in a London apartment, but eventually Christian grows too big and they must let him go to live the life of a wild cat. Based on a true story; includes an author's note.
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Genre/Form: Picture books
Fiction
Juvenile works
Picture books for children
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Justin Richardson; Peter Parnell; Amy June Bates
ISBN: 9781416986621 1416986626
OCLC Number: 262428697
Target Audience: Ages 4-8.
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 22 x 26 cm
Responsibility: by Justin Richardson and Peter Parnell ; illustrated by Amy June Bates.

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When Ace and John find a lion cub for sale at Harrods department store, they buy him, name him Christian, and the three live happily for a year in a London apartment, but eventually Christian grows too big and they must let him go to live the life of a wild cat. Based on a true story; includes an author's note.

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True story of a department store purchased lion cub.

by AnchorageSchools (WorldCat user published 2011-02-10) Very Good Permalink

This is a cute, true story of a lion cub purchased in a department store by Ace and John. Young readers who want "real" stories will enjoy this touching true story.

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