Christian the lion : based on the true story of Anthony (Ace) Bourke, John Rendall, and Christian the Lion / [by Anthony (Ace) Bourke & John Rendall].Material type: TextPublication details: New York : Henry Holt, 2009.Edition: 1st American edDescription: 1 v. (unpaged) : ill. (some col.) ; 28 cmISBN:
- 9780805091823 (hbk. : alk. paper) :
- 0805091823 (hbk. : alk. paper) :
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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.
"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.