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Akimbo and the Lions

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Ten-year-old Akimbo lives on a game preserve in Africa. His father is the head ranger, and Akimbo is eager to help him whenever he can—even if it means getting into some pretty dangerous situations.

In Akimbo and the Lions, Akimbo helps his father set a trap for a lioness that has been attacking cattle on nearby farms. But when the lion they catch turns out to be a cub, Akimbo must find a way to care for the young lion until its old enough to be released in the wild.

About the Author

Alexander McCall Smith has written more than 50 books, including the bestselling No. 1 Ladies Detective Agency mysteries and The Sunday Philosophy Club. A professor of medical law at Edinburgh University, he was born in what is now Zimbabwe and taught law at the University of Botswana.LeUyen Pham has illustrated numerous award-winning books for children, including Big Sister, Little Sister; Sing-Along Song; and Piggies in a Polka. She lives in San Francisco, California.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781582346878
Author:
Pham, LeUyen
Publisher:
Bloomsbury USA Childrens
Author:
Smith, Alexander McCall
Author:
McCall Smith, Alexander
Subject:
General
Subject:
Africa
Subject:
Animals - Lions Tigers Leopards etc.
Subject:
Lions
Subject:
People & Places - Africa
Subject:
General Juvenile Fiction
Subject:
Children s-General
Subject:
Action & Adventure
Edition Description:
Chapter Book
Series:
Akimbo
Publication Date:
20050903
Binding:
Hardback
Grade Level:
from 2 to 4
Language:
English
Illustrations:
bandw illustrations throughout
Pages:
80
Dimensions:
7.32 x 5.24 x 0.42 in
Age Level:
08-12

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