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1406360716
Book:Jim's lion; Russell Hoban:2015:New edition Book Jim's lion; Russell Hoban
Jim's lion; Russell Hoban
Author: Hoban, Russell
Author: Deacon, Alexis
Year: 2015
Language: English
Type: Book
Edition: New edition
Class Number: JY
Category: Fiction
Publisher: Walker Books, 2015
Physical or Electronic: Physical
ISBN: 9781406360714
Notes:
This edition originally published: 2014
Lying in his hospital bed, Jim worries about being put to sleep before his operation. Nurse Bami says his finder will come looking for him, and deep in his dreams Jim meets his, a lion, but will Jim's lion be able to bring him home safely?
Extent: 84 pages, chiefly illustrations (colour), 23 cm, pbk
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