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Zizou Corder - Lionboy - 9781848424760 - V9781848424760
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Description for Lionboy Paperback. Based on Zizou Corder s bestselling novels, this stage adaptation tells the story of a boy who can speak to cats." Num Pages: 64 pages. BIC Classification: DD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 158 x 3. Weight in Grams: 84.

Charlie Ashanti lives in a future where phones are powered by the sun, cars are banned and companies are more powerful than countries. Charlie is a perfectly normal boy, except for one thing: he can speak to cats.

When his parents are kidnapped, he sets off on a rescue mission – with a little help from a floating circus and its pride of performing lions.

Based on Zizou Corder's bestselling novels, Marcelo Dos Santos's adaptation fuses storytelling and circus in a gripping tale that provides great opportunities for amateur and school groups looking to perform a magical adventure.

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About Zizou Corder
Marcelo Dos Santos is an award-winning playwright and scriptwriter. His plays include: Backstairs Billy (West End, 2023); Feeling Afraid As If Something Terrible Is Going To Happen (Summerhall, Edinburgh, 2022 and Bush Theatre, London, 2023); New Labour (RADA, 2014, directed by Richard Wilson); Lionboy adapted from the novels by Zizou Corder (Complicite, 2013 and 2014); Lovers Walk (Southwark ... Read more

Reviews for Lionboy
'A beautiful, stylistic and intelligent adaptation'
Teaching Drama
'It twinkles with a sense of magical possibility… liveliness, invention and effortless appeal'
The Times
'A wonderfully imaginative adventure'
Evening Standard

Goodreads reviews for Lionboy

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