A Lion in the Meadow

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A new Early Reader edition of this classic story from the hugely popular and award-winning Margaret Mahy

When the little boy tells his mother he has seen a big, roaring, yellow, whiskery lion in the meadow, she decides to make up a story for him too and gives him a matchbox with a tiny dragon inside.


Margaret Mahy (1936-2012) was the author of more than 100 picture books and 40 novels. Her children's books are internationally known and have been translated into more than 10 languages. She won the Carnegie Medal twice, and won the Hans Christian Andersen Medal. Jenny Williams is a children's illustrator.