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Caring for Your Lion

Tammi Sauer, Troy Cummings (Illustrator)


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Hardcover (5/2/2017)


What happens when a little boy expects an itty-bitty kitty . . . but a lion is delivered to his doorstep instead? Caring for a lion is hard work, but could the king of the jungle end up being the purrrrr-fect pet?

Praise for Caring for Your Lion
". . . laugh-out-loud fun. Allow plenty of time to giggle over the details." --Kirkus Reviews

Union Square Kids, 9781454949244, 28pp.

Publication Date: March 28, 2023

About the Author

Tammi Sauer is the author of Cowboy Camp, Chicken Dance, Mary Had a Little Glam, and Your Alien, which has earned starred reviews from Publishers Weekly and Kirkus Reviews. She and her family live in Oklahoma with one super-cute dog--but no lion. To learn more about Tammi and her books, visit or find her on Twitter at @SauerTammi. Troy Cummings runs his own design studio, and his clients have included TIME for Kids, New York Daily News, Pearson/Scott Foresman, Random House, and the Cartoon Network. He has written and/or illustrated several children's books, including The Notebook of Doom series, Giddy-Up, Daddy!, The Twelve Days of Christmas in Indiana, and the New York Times bestselling Can I Be Your Dog? Troy lives in Greencastle, Indiana, with his wife and their children. You can learn more about him by visiting him online at