Ifeanyi Ifoegbuna was a manager in Union Bank of Nigeria Plc. He studied at the Yaba College of Technology, Lagos and the University of Nigeria, Nsukka, where he specialised in Economics. He has over 15 titles to his credit, 11 of which are in the Lantern Book Series. Some of his books have won awards and commendations.
A King without a Kingdom and Elephant’s Bag of Tricks
Age Range: 8 – 12 years
Power-drunk Lion seeks to rule all animals by any means. With the help of tortoise, he disguises himself as Amasango the god of lightning. However this deceit backfires.
Elephant and Lion were rival rulers of Malaka and Maputo Kingdoms, respectively. During a time of intense famine in Malaka, Elephant tricks his followers into believing that he would wage war on Maputo and capture Lion in order to take control of their food reserve and share to the animals in Maputo. Could he succeed?