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The Lion Roars

by Alan Gibbons
illustrated by Chris Chalik


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Reading Age: 8 Interest Age: 8-12

ISBN: 978-1-78112-563-2

Football is Jimi’s life and he dreams about playing for his favourite team, the Lions of Senegal. But Jimi’s big brother and his friends say Jimi is just a cub and could never be a lion. Can some of Jimi’s footballing heroes inspire him to prove everyone wrong?

Packed with facts about the great footballers of Africa.

Information for Adults: This book has a dyslexia-friendly layout, typeface and paperstock so that even more readers can enjoy it. It has been edited to a reading age of 8.
It features a removable ‘super-readable’ sticker.

AR Level – 4

Read the first chapter of The Lion Roars below:


Read the first chapter

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