“The World’s Greatest Lion ably chronicles this leonine rags-to-riches tale." — The New York Times Online Book Review
"A gorgeously illustrated picture book . . . exciting, adorable, and arresting . . . Helfer’s genuine affection for his animal companion is always apparent and Lewin’s irresistible images make this title a worthwhile purchase."
— School Library Journal
Caldecott Honor–winning Lewin fills his spreads with glorious images of African animals, highlighting the bonds that can unexpectedly form between different species. — Booklist