Shola and the Lions

Publisher: Pushkin

Shola is a small white dog who lives with her devoted owner, Senor Grogo. When Senor Grogo's friend returns from Africa, Shola enjoys his stories about his trip, but most of all, she loves hearing about the strong, powerful and noble lions. Convinced she is really a lioness, Shola decides to prove her true heritage.

When she attacks a flock of pigeons, the old lady feeding them calls her a wild beast- Shola is delighted! But lions hunt for their food, so Shola's biggest test comes when she has to reject Senor Grogo's scrumptious supper and set off in search of prey…

A charming story about an ambitious little dog convinced that she is actually queen of the jungle.

More books like this


Author: A A Milne Illustrator: E H Shepherd

No child's library could be complete without A A Milne's stories about Pooh, Christopher Robin and their friends in the Hundred Acre Wood.

Read more about Winnie-the-Pooh

The Tale of Kitty - In - Boots

Author: Beatrix Potter Illustrator: Quentin Blake

Miss Kitty is an elegant and graceful house cat, well-behaved and doted on by her owner. However, at night she sneaks out to the woods to pursue her favourite pastime: poaching!

Read more about The Tale of Kitty - In - Boots

Share this book with your friends

Use our Bookfinder to discover the perfect children's books for every age...