Stories Aloud
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Publication date: 07 Apr 2022
ISBN: 9781839942266
Size: 198 x 129 mm
Length: 160 pages

The Girl Who Lost a Leopard


From the author of The Girl Who Stole an Elephant comes another brilliant escapade. The third thrilling adventure set in a fictional Sri Lanka is jam-packed with peril, poachers and an endangered leopard!

Selvi is a wild child who loves climbing in the beautiful mountains behind her home. She is often joined by Lokka, a leopard with a beautiful coat and huge golden eyes. When hunters come for Lokka, Selvi is determined to fight.

But what can she do against such powerful enemies? Turn to her friends, of course! Now they just need the perfect plan…

Cover and inside illustrations by David Dean.

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“This exciting adventure raises awareness of the illegal trade in wild animals and encompasses themes of friendship, loyalty and standing up for what is right.”

– BookTrust

“Edge-of-your-seat excitement.”

Daily Mail

“[The] author’s passion for the natural world currently under threat makes their book outstanding.”

– Amanda Craig, New Statesman

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Dutch , Lithuanian , Turkish , US English , US English Audiobook

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