Hilary & the Lions

DeSaix, Frank

Book - 1990
Hilary & the Lions
On her first visit to New York City, as she is walking in the streets, Hilary is separated from her parents. She falls asleep on one of the New York Public Library lions who suddenly wake up, carry her through the city and bring her safely back to her parents.

Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus, Giroux, c1990
ISBN: 0374332371
Branch Call Number: J FIC D
Characteristics: [32] p. ; 28 cm.
Additional Contributors: Desaix, Debbi Durland Illustrator


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Patience and Fortitude get to star in their own picture book this time. When a visitor to the city loses her parents, she finds that at night those stalwart guardians of knowledge are willing to carry her back to the people she loves.

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