THE LION WHO CAME TO STAY (illustrated by Ronojoy Ghosh)

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In 1935 my grandfather Francis wrote a letter to his parents in India asking for a gift of 'something alive'.


This sparked a remarkable chain of events which resulted in him being given a tiny golden lion cub, Singh.

Singh and Francis become the closest of friends, exploring London, searching the sky for stars, snuggling down to sleep—and learning to ROAR! 

Coming to bookshops in July 2021.

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