Living Free by Joy Adamson, TX 979, 1st Scholastic paperback printing, 1966, 158 pages. Illustrated with many photos of the lioness and her cubs taken by the Adamsons. This is the sequel to Born Free.
DESCRIPTION: ” ‘Suddenly I stopped, unable to believe my eyes. There was Elsa, standing on the sandbank within a few yards of me, one cub close to her, a second cub emerging from the water, shaking itself dry, and the third one still on the far bank.’
Elsa is the young lioness of the movie Born Free. Raised by her human ‘parents’ then returned to the wilderness, whe has mated with a wild lion. Now she has come back to her human family with three cubs.
This is the story of Elsa and her two families, ‘living’ free in the African wilderness.” (from the back cover)