Jim's Lion
Alexis Deacon

Ages: 7-11

A touching story about a boy in hospital, who dreams wild and extraordinary dreams as he faces a life-saving operation.

Jim is in hospital. He’s frightened. What if the doctors send him somewhere that he can't find his way back from? Nurse Bami tells Jim that he must go to his "good place" and there, his "finder" will come looking for him. Everyone has a finder. And so, deep in Jim’s dreams, he finds his: a lion.

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Alexis Deacon

My name is Alexis Deacon and I am a writer and illustrator of stories for children. I wrote Croc and Bird after a trip to the Galapagos Islands where they have all sorts of amazing creatures living...
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