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14 Feb, 2012
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Thank you Whitney

Vale Whitney Houston. Your song I Will Always Love You helped send Christian’s video viral and introduced him to a new…
24 Nov, 2011
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A great gift this Christmas!

A Lion Called Christian is a beautiful story that continues to inspire people around the world.  The book is available…
18 Oct, 2011
Joy Adamson with Elsa

An exhibition of the works of Joy Adamson

An exclusive exhibition of Joy Adamson’s botanical paintings will open for public viewing from 28 October to 1 Novem…
4 Oct, 2011
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Christian il leone

We were recently asked where to the A Lion Called Christian in Italy.  The Italian edition is called “Christian…
22 Aug, 2011
Christian the Lion. Photo by Derek Cattani.

Derek Cattani – My Favourite Picture

For my most recent blog post celebrating Christian’s birthday (12 August 1969), I asked his photographer Derek…
26 Jul, 2011
Ace, Christian, and John on the Kings Road with Christian 1970

Christian: The lion who lived on the King’s Road

John Rendall speaks to Alan Johnston from the BBC World Service Program Witness about Christian the Lion and how he and f…
6 Jul, 2011
Ace Bourke joins Panel Discussion at Global Animal at University of Wollongong this Friday

Ace Bourke joins Panel Discussion at Global Animal at University of Wollongong this Friday

Curator and Author Ace Bourke joins the Panel Discussion at the Global Animal Conference being held at University of Wo…
18 Jun, 2011
John Rendall on Frost Around The World

John Rendall on Frost Around the World

Co-author of A Lion Called Christian John Rendall talks to John Frost about Christian and the video that went viral on Yo…
19 May, 2011
A Lion Called Christian is nominated for an Extensive Reading Foundation Award

A Lion Called Christian is nominated for an Extensive Reading Foundation Award

The English Language Reader edition of A Lion Called Christian has been selected as a set text by University of Cambridg…
6 May, 2011
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Ace Bourke talks to BBC Radio 4 about Christian the Lion

Ace Bourke talks to Rev. Richard Coles on BBC Radio 4’s Saturday Live program. Ace talks about he and John Rendall…