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The Resource Christian, the hugging lion, by Justin Richardson and Peter Parnell ; illustrated by Amy June Bates

Christian, the hugging lion, by Justin Richardson and Peter Parnell ; illustrated by Amy June Bates

Label
Christian, the hugging lion
Title
Christian, the hugging lion
Statement of responsibility
by Justin Richardson and Peter Parnell ; illustrated by Amy June Bates
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
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
Summary
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
Award
Florida Reading Association Children's Book Award, 2012.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
354775
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1963-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Richardson, Justin
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Ages 4-8
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
590
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 0
  • 3
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Parnell, Peter
  • Bates, Amy June
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Christian (Lion)
  • Lions as pets
  • Lion
  • London (England)
  • England
  • Kenya
  • Christian (Lion)
  • Lions as pets
  • Lion
  • London (England)
  • England
  • Kenya
  • Christian (Lion)
  • Lion
  • Lions as pets
  • England
  • England
  • Kenya
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Christian, the hugging lion, by Justin Richardson and Peter Parnell ; illustrated by Amy June Bates
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
ocn262428697
Dimensions
22 x 26 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781416986621
Lccn
2009002297
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)262428697
Label
Christian, the hugging lion, by Justin Richardson and Peter Parnell ; illustrated by Amy June Bates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
ocn262428697
Dimensions
22 x 26 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781416986621
Lccn
2009002297
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)262428697

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