Lionboy: The Truth by Zizou CorderLionboy: The Truth by Zizou Corder

Lionboy: The Truth

byZizou Corder

Paperback | October 5, 2006

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The final book in the adventure-filled Lionboy trilogy!

After months of searching, not to mention leading a pride of escaped circus lions through Europe and all the way back to Africa, Catspeaker Charlie Ashanti has finally been reunited with his parents—and a long-lost relative with a huge secret to reveal. But their family reunion doesn't last long. Kidnapped and thrown in a boat, Charlie finds himself alone and bound for who knows where. Charlie's parents and his faithful lion friends are in hot pursuit, but can Charlie outwit his captor and topple the Corporacy's wicked enterprise? That's the plan, and Charlie intends to pull it off—no matter the cost.

"A zinger of a story, told with a J.K. Rowling-like blend of humor, drama and headlong plotting." --The Washington Post on Lionboy
Zizou Corder is Louisa Young and Isabel Adomakoh Young, whose names are too long to fit on the cover of a book. Louisa is an adult and has written five adult books and far too many newspaper and magazine articles; Isabel is a kid and has written mostly schoolwork. The original Zizou is Isabel's Lizard. This is its first novel. They all...
Title:Lionboy: The TruthFormat:PaperbackDimensions:240 pages, 7.7 × 5.1 × 0.6 inPublished:October 5, 2006Publisher:Penguin Young Readers GroupLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0142407054

ISBN - 13:9780142407059

Appropriate for ages: 9 - 12


Rated 4 out of 5 by from This book is a must read! Lion boy is an extraordinary book that I would suggest to any of my friends. I read the book within 3 days because I am a fast reader but my friend Dana read the book in 2 weeks. If you are into fast easy going books, I would suggest it!! Zizou Corder... your books rock!
Date published: 2005-07-21

Editorial Reviews

"Tension and adventure hold taut on every page." --School Library Journal

"A fun, fanciful adventure, smart and inventive, just like Charlie." --School Library Journal

"Followers of the trilogy will revel in the Dickensian finale, awhirl with revelations, reunions, and resolutions." --Booklist