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A tiger took me to the circus (out of print)
ISBN 0 7981 1989 6
Written and illustrated by Marjorie van Heerden
Sirkus toe saam met ‘n tier (Afrikaans translation)
Human & Rousseau (SA) [1986]

Alexia is sick and cannot go to the circus but that evening her cat changes into a tiger who takes her to the circus on his back... "the girl who helps with the animals is sick". There she helps with the acts and after a very busy but exciting day the Ringmaster carries a tired Alexia her home, lead by the tiger. The last picture Alexia is fast asleep with the cat curled up next to her - but there is a tell tale ballon floating in the room.

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