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The Resource The boy who grew dragons, Andy Shepherd ; illustrated by Sara Ogilvie

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

Label
The boy who grew dragons
Title
The boy who grew dragons
Statement of responsibility
Andy Shepherd ; illustrated by Sara Ogilvie
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"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
Member of
Summary
The first book in a wonderfully funny and sparky series illustrated by award-winning artist Sara Ogilvie. When Tomas discovers a strange old tree at the bottom of his grandpa'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 fiery, fantastical and dazzling, but they also set fire to your toothbruth, singe your porridge, 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..
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10665699
Cataloging source
SALS
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Shepherd, Andy
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.1.S51446
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 2
  • 5
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1971-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Ogilvie, Sara
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Boy who grew dragons
Series volume
0001
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dragons
  • Friendship
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The boy who grew dragons, Andy Shepherd ; illustrated by Sara Ogilvie
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
205 pages
Isbn
9781848126497
Lccn
2018404117
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
The boy who grew dragons, Andy Shepherd ; illustrated by Sara Ogilvie
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
205 pages
Isbn
9781848126497
Lccn
2018404117
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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