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

Richardson, Justin, 1963- (author.). Parnell, Peter. (Added Author). Bates, Amy June, (illustrator.).

Available copies

  • 8 of 8 copies available at SC LENDS.

Current holds

0 current holds with 8 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Anderson - Anderson Main Library E Richardson Justin (Text) 22960000333731 Juvenile Picture Book Available -
Anderson - Anderson Main Library E Richardson Justin (Text) 22960000333749 Juvenile Picture Book Available -
Anderson - Belton Branch E Richardson Justin (Text) 22960000333756 Juvenile Picture Book Available -
Anderson - Iva Branch E Richardson Justin (Text) 22960000333764 Juvenile Picture Book Available -
Beaufort - St. Helena Branch E RIC (Text) 0530005604776 Juvenile Picture Book Available -
Dorchester - Summerville Branch E RIC (Text) 30018003823446 Juvenile Picture Book Available -
Florence - Lake City Branch JE R (Text) 33172004900088 Juvenile Picture Book Available -
Lee - Bishopville Main Library JE RIC (Text) 36522100194423 Juvenile Easy Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781416986621
  • ISBN: 1416986626
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 21 x 27 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, [2010]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Based on a true story.
Includes an author's note.
Summary, etc.:
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.
Target Audience Note:
AD590L Lexile
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader LG 3.6 0.5 137108
Subject: Lions as pets > Fiction.
Lions > Fiction.
London (England) > Fiction.
England > Fiction.
Kenya > Fiction.

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