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The boy who grew dragons / Andy Shepherd ; illustrated by Sara Ogilvie.

Shepherd, Andy, (author.).

Available copies

  • 1 of 2 copies available at Bethlehem Area Public Library System.
  • 4 of 5 copies available at Lehigh Valley Library System. (Show)

Current holds

0 current holds with 5 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Bethlehem Main Library jY (Text) 33062009284689 New Juv Middle Reader Checked Out 07/30/2020
Bethlehem Main Library jY (Text) 33062009284739 New Juv Middle Reader Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781499810110
  • ISBN: 1499810113
  • Physical Description: 212 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
  • Edition: First U.S. edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Yellow Jacket, an imprint of Little Bee Books, 2020.

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.:
"When Tomas discovers a strange old tree at the bottom of his grandad's garden, he doesn't think much of it. But he takes the funny fruit from the tree back into the house - and gets the shock and delight of his life when a tiny dragon hatches! The tree is a dragonfruit tree, and Tomas has got his very own dragon, Flicker ... Tomas soon finds out that life with Flicker is great fun, but also very ... unpredictable. Yes, dragons are wonderful, but they also set fire to your toothbruth and leave your pants hanging from the TV aerial. Tomas has to learn how to look after Flicker - and quickly. And then something extraordinary happens - more dragonfruits appear on the tree. Tomas is officially growing dragons ..."-- Publisher's description.
Target Audience Note:
Ages 7-12.
Subject: Dragons > Juvenile fiction.
Friendship > Juvenile fiction.
Dragons > Fiction.
Friendship > Fiction.
Genre: Humorous fiction.
Fantasy fiction.

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