Friday, February 20, 2009
Lionboy by Zizou Corder
When Charlie comes home from school one day he finds that his famous scientist parents have been kidnapped. Escaping from his own kidnapper Charlie decides to go after his parents. Since an incident when he was a baby Charlie has been able to speak to cats of all sizes so using information from the felines he runs into he learns that they are being taken to Paris. Charlie gets a position as an assistant lion tamer on a circus boat that is bound for Paris. While traveling he finds out that the lions are not happy with the lion tamer so they are willing to help Charlie in his quest for his parents in exchange for their freedom. This exciting adventure is the first in the series!