O’Neill, Gemma. Monty’s Magnificent Mane. Templar Books/Candlewick, 2014. 9780763675936. $15.99. Gr. K-2, P9 Q9.
Bright, colorful illustrations introduce us to Monty the lion and his meerkat friends who love to pay in his mane. When he goes to the water hole to admire his mane he finds more that he bargains for when another creature wants to get a closer look at his wonderful mane.
April 2015 review by Patty Dodson.