How to be a Lion by Ed Vere (2018)
Who says we can’t all get along? In this fabulous new fable, we meet the lovely lion, Leonard, as well as his best friend Marianne – who is a duck. But wait, that doesn’t seem right, does it? A lion being best friends with a duck? Wouldn’t a lion love to chomp away at a duck? Those are just some of the questions that a pack of bullies put to Leonard when they learn of his friendship with Marianne. This enchanting tale of friendship will help teach young readers about the importance of always being true to yourself. There’s a lot to be learned inside this book – and not just for children.