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Author Bourke, Anthony.

Title Christian the lion : based on the true story of Anthony (Ace) Bourke, John Rendall, and Christian the Lion / [by Anthony (Ace) Bourke & John Rendall].

Imprint New York : Henry Holt, 2009.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Lakeside Non-Fiction  599.757 Bou    ---  Available
Edition 1st American ed.
Description 1 v. (unpaged) : ill. (some col.) ; 28 cm.
Summary Recounts the story of a lion cub purchased by two friends from a London department store, written from the point of view of Christian, the lion. He is ultimately sent to Kenya to be rehabilitated by George Adamson, for release into the wild.
Note "Based on the true story of Anthony Bourke and John Rendall published in 1972 in the United States as: A lion called Christian"--T.p. verso.
Originally published in the UK in 2009 by Random House Children's Books.
Study Program AR RL 6.2 3.0 130106 LAKE
Subject Human-animal relationships -- Juvenile literature.
Lions -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Human-animal relationships.
Lions -- Biography.
Bourke, Anthony.
Rendall, John.
Added Author Rendall, John
Bourke, Anthony. Lion called Christian.
ISBN 9780805091823 (hbk. : alk. paper) : $16.99
0805091823 (hbk. : alk. paper) : $16.99
Standard No. AU@ 000044538704

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