Catalogue Page for animal: Lion
Lions are everywhere, all over the town, but why can’t the grown-ups see them?
By William HugelAge range: 6 to 8, 9 to12 Tags: Fantasy, Modern, Original Animals: Lion Reading time: 01 - 05 mins
View from a Zoo
VIDEO: Thea is a house-cat that seems to have it all… she has a warm home, plenty of food and a family that loves her. But something is missing in Thea’s life. Where is the excitement?
By Artie KnappAge range: 3 to 5, 6 to 8, 9 to12 Tags: Instructional, Modern, Original, Video Animals: Cat, Lion Reading time: 01 - 05 mins, 05 - 10 mins
The Cowardly Lion and the Hungry Tiger
The Cowardly Lion and the Hungry Tiger wish to show everyone how fierce and powerful they are. However when the moment comes to prove it, they can’t help being kind and nice. (This story is not for the very sensitive.)
By L. Frank BaumAge range: 6 to 8, 9 to12 Tags: Classic, Fairy Tale, Fantasy, Illustrated Animals: Lion, Tiger Reading time: 05 - 10 mins
The Wonderful Wizard of Oz
L. Frank Baum’s classic about a girl from Kansas transported to the land of Oz is a must-read for all children. Although this is in fact a short novel of about 40,000 words, one chapter a night (on average about 10 minutes each) makes for perfect bedtime reading!
By L. Frank BaumAge range: 6 to 8, 9 to12, Teen Tags: Classic, Fairy Tale, Fantasy Animals: Lion Reading time: 10 - 15 mins, Over 20 mins
Cassie is the Family Disappointment, she can’t do any of the things her talented circus family can. Madam Zizinkski, the fortune teller doesn’t agree and shows her hope in the crystal ball that things will turn out well.