Lionboy: the Chase

Lionboy: the Chase

  • Paperback
  • ISBN 9780142404546
  • 288 Pages
  • Puffin Books
  • 8-12 years


Charlie and his lion friends have made it safely to Venice, but it turns out that their journey has only just begun. King Boris’s palace was meant to be a haven, but it’s starting to feel more like a prison. When word arrives from the cat grapevine that his parents are not being held in Italy after all, Charlie knows he must take fast action. Luckily a new ally has come on the scene-and just in the knick of time: Rafi is in hot pursuit.

This second book in the Lionboy trilogy is even more action-packed than the first, offering clever escapes, shipwreck, a prehistoric beast named Primo who will prove himself a great hero, and surprises that will shock and delight. It’s an exhilarating, suspenseful whirlwind of a story, and readers will be clamoring for more.


“Readers who sank their teeth into the first of the Lionboy trilogy will lick their chops over the second….Fast-paced cinematic action will leave readers panting for the next installment.”—Kirkus Reviews
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