Bertie rescues an orphaned white lion cub from the African veld. They are inseparable until Bertie is sent to boarding school far away in England and the lion is sold to a circus. Bertie swears that one day they will see one another again, but it is the butterfly lion which ensures that their friendship will never be forgotten.
Michael Morpurgo The Butterfly Lion
The Butterfly Lion
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I thought this book was well written but sad it was about a lion. The old lady tells a story to a runaway school child about her husband and the butterfly lion.
This book made me feel Sad, Excited, Curious, Intrigued, Amused, Moved
Austin7222( age 8 )
It was a good book and it had a cute lion in the story!
This book made me feel Happy, Excited, Like a Superhero
Tejas2394( age 7 )
I thought this book was very interesting and humorous and I really liked it it was a bit sad but it is worth it
I really loved it especially if you love all animals soooooooooooooooooo much like me I recommend this book even if you are not a animal lover I loved it sooooooooooooooooooooooo much!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
This book made me feel Happy, Sad, Excited, Curious, Scared, Intrigued, Amused, Moved
Sofia2453( age 9 )
It was a really good book. My favorite part was when Bertie helped Millie fix her kite.
This book made me feel Curious
Freya6532( age 8 )
This book was lovely
I thought this book was lovely. A lonely lion cub joins a little boy for safety. He gets taken away and reunites with his owner but when heartbreaking news comes to his family he will never be forgotten...
This book made me feel Happy, Sad, Scared
Delilah3322( age 8 )