|Statement||illustrations, Emily Bolam ; concept, Roberta Mathieson.|
|LC Classifications||PZ7.B635848 Li 2001|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||1 v. (unpaged) :|
|LC Control Number||00109689|
“His best known book is A Long Way Home, the Saroo Brierley memoir, which he ghost-wrote in He researched and wrote the book between September and December of that year, including research trips to Hobart to interview Saroo and his family, and a month-long journey to India with Saroo/5. Lion is a memoir about a little boy who got lost in India. He tells his story about the way he lived as a child, how he tragically got separated from his family and the way his life evolved after that. It is a compelling and impressive story about getting lost, finding a . The book is about a lion who decides to visit the library and stays. He helps out amongst the library staff and the children love him! And when someone falls and gets hurt, the lion must decide how to save them - even if it means breaking the rules. The book is filled with beautiful pictures and a heartfelt writing style/5. But when a lion comes to the library one day, no one is sure what to do. There aren't any rules about lions in the library. And, as it turns out, this lion seems very well suited to library visiting. His big feet are quiet on the library floor. He makes a comfy backrest for the children at story hour.
Storyline. In , Saroo was a five-year-old child in India of a poor but happy rural family. On a trip with his brother, Saroo soon finds himself alone and trapped in a moving decommissioned passenger train that takes him to Calcutta, miles away from home. Now totally lost in an alien urban environment and too young to identify 8/10(K). Lion is the heartbreaking and inspiring original true story of the lost little boy who found his way home twenty-five years later and is now a major film starring Dev Patel, Nicole Kidman and Rooney Mara. As a five-year old in India, I got lost on a train. Twenty-five years later, I crossed the world to find my way back home/5(). ED VERE is the author and illustrator of numerous picture books, including How to Be a Lion and the New York Times and USA Today bestseller Max the Brave. He lives in London, England. Learn more about Ed’s work at Enchanted Lion Books is an independent publisher of thoughtful, daring, and beautifully produced children's and illustrated books from all over the world.
A delightful picture book retelling the story of Noah, who builds a great ark to keep animals that God sends to him safe during the great flood. Imagine Noah's excitement when the big boat comes to rest and once more the animals can roam the earth. Lion: A Long Way Home. A moving and inspirational true story of survival and triumph against incredible odds, celebrating the importance of never letting go of what drives the human spirit – hope. A true story of survival and triumph against incredible odds, now a major motion picture starring Dev Patel, Nicole Kidman and Rooney Mara. Saroo Brierley Interviews, Documentary & Related Videos. Discover more details about the Lion true story by watching the Saroo Brierley documentary and interviews below. The real Saroo recounts the story of how he ended up lost in India, and with the help of Google Earth, was able to locate his birth mother a quarter century later. Lion is a moving, poignant, and inspirational true story of survival and triumph against incredible odds. It celebrates the importance of never letting go of what drives the human spirit: hope.