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DragonQuest

Author: Allan Baillie; Wayne Harris
Publisher: Sommerville, Massachusetts : Candlewick Press, 2013. ©1996
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Primary school : English : First U.S. editionView all editions and formats
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"A noble dragon fighter sets out on an expedition to fight the last dragon. Would you like to come along? Through shifting sands and tangled forests and past the whispering abyss, many awful perils are braved - witches, trolls, werewolves, ghost owls, scorpions, and vultures - but where is the dragon? This clever tale by Allan Baillie and Wayne Harris is not to be missed by anyone with the heart of a daring  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Adventure stories
Fiction
Juvenile works
Picture books for children
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Primary school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Allan Baillie; Wayne Harris
ISBN: 9780763666170 0763666173
OCLC Number: 861969293
Target Audience: Elementary Grade.
Description: 32 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 25 x 28 cm
Other Titles: Dragon Quest
Responsibility: Allan Baillie & Wayne Harris.

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"A noble dragon fighter sets out on an expedition to fight the last dragon. Would you like to come along? Through shifting sands and tangled forests and past the whispering abyss, many awful perils are braved - witches, trolls, werewolves, ghost owls, scorpions, and vultures - but where is the dragon? This clever tale by Allan Baillie and Wayne Harris is not to be missed by anyone with the heart of a daring adventurer."--Jacket flap.

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by AnchorageSchools (WorldCat user published 2014-05-23) Fair Permalink
While the illustrations are beautiful and detailed, the story doesn't flow well for readers. The story, told from the point of view of an elderly dragon fighter, has much promise, but doesn't pan out. The young boy has a silent adventure to slay the last dragon. Students aren't drawn into the adventure....
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