The Butterfly Lion
After Bertie rescues an orphaned lion cub from the African veld, they are inseparable until Bertie is sent to boarding school far away in England and the lion is sold to a circus. Bertie swears that one day they will see one another again, but it is the butterfly lion that ensures that their friendship will never be forgotten. A section of activities for young readers includes Lion Facts, Pet Care Quiz, Puzzle Pages, Makes and Bakes, and more.
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Review: The Butterfly LionUser Review - Anja - Goodreads
To begin with, I must say that The Butterfly Lion is one of the most heart-warming stories I have ever read. Morpurgo successfully created a beautiful, yet bittersweet story that tells us many things ... Read full review
Review: The Butterfly LionUser Review - The Styling Librarian - Goodreads
The Butterfly Lion by Michael Morpurgo – Historical Fiction/Realistic Fiction, 4th grade and up – WOW. Just loved this book. Over the past two years, numerous students recommended this book when we ... Read full review