In Lionboy, there is a boy called Charlie. His parents are scientists. Charlie is no ordinary boy; he is a boy who can talk to cats, lions and maybe more. One day, Charlie’s parents aren’t home and Charlie is locked out of his house. The oldest, coolest kid in town, Ralfi, says that Charlie’s parents told Ralfi that Charlie should come with him. Ralfi is a kid that gets into lots of trouble, but everyone wants to be friends with him.
The stray cats tell Charlie that Ralfi is lying and that he has something to do with the disappearance of his parents. After sleeping half a night at Ralfi’s place with his door locked, Charlie gets up and escapes. When finally outside, Charlie heads out to find his parents, who he has heard are heading to Paris. When something unexpected happens, he joins the circus on water and gets a job with the lions. You will have to read this book to find out more!
The author writes well and explains in great detail. I would recommend this book to people who like animals and a book with a great adventure, but you need to read the whole series before the end is revealed! – Zoe B., Year 8 student
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