The Tigon and the Liger

Tyler the tigon was terribly rare A big cat like him isn t found everywhere Unique from his ears to his tail to his tum, his dad was a tiger, a lion his mum Tyler the tigon has never fitted in Neither a tiger like his dad nor a lion like his mum, poor Tyler stands out like a sore thumb Taunted and teased by the other jungle creatures, he flees into the forest with th Tyler the tigon was terribly rare A big cat like him isn t found everywhere Unique from his ears to his tail to his tum, his dad was a tiger, a lion his mum Tyler the tigon has never fitted in Neither a tiger like his dad nor a lion like his mum, poor Tyler stands out like a sore thumb Taunted and teased by the other jungle creatures, he flees into the forest with the weight of the world on his shoulders But who should he find there An equally extraordinary creature with a tale to match his own A delightful story in rhyming verse about appreciating your differences and learning to love the skin you re in.
The Tigon and the Liger Tyler the tigon was terribly rare A big cat like him isn t found everywhere Unique from his ears to his tail to his tum his dad was a tiger a lion his mum Tyler the tigon has never fitted in Neither

  • Title: The Tigon and the Liger
  • Author: Keilly Swift
  • ISBN: 9780993225390
  • Page: 152
  • Format: Paperback
  • 1 thought on “The Tigon and the Liger”

    1. Although this picture book told in rhyming verse is about two animals who don't fit in with others because of their differences, its broader message concerns learning to be comfortable with yourself as you are. The son of a tiger father and a lion mother, Tyler endures much teasing and shunning by the other wild cats. After he grows weary of the daily abuse, the tigon decides to run away. But instead of the escape he seeks, Tyler meets another creature who is tired of being picked on. The daught [...]

    2. Tyler the Tigon and Lyla the Liger are very rare. However the other lions and tigers only see difference. It’s not until they find each other that they realize they love who they are. As they enjoy each others company the other cats ask to join in and soon no one cares who is different or the same. A great read aloud to open up conversations about bullying and acceptance.

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