Synopses & Reviews
The story of a lion, from birth to adulthood, photographed on location in the wild by an award-winning American photographer, who specializes in work with newborn animals. The text shows all the aspects of the animal's life in the wild, accompanied by close-up pictures of the family group in its natural habitat. A spread at the back of the book gives further conservation information, including useful websites. Part of the Eye on the Wild series, which includes the titles, Cheetah, Brown Bear and Gorilla, all by Suzi Eszterhas.
"Lion school begins very early and the three-month-old cub and her sister have a lot to learn. Mom takes them out on to the open plains to explore their world for the first time."
and#8212; from the book
About the Author
California-based wildlife photographer Suzi Eszterhas spends nine months of the year shooting a wide variety of wildlife in the field. In recent years, she has specialized in documenting family life and has become well known for her unprecedented work with newborn animals. Although Eszterhas works primarily in Africa, she has undertaken commissions and led instructional photography tours and workshops everywhere from Antarctica and the Arctic to Alaska and Montana.