Format: Trade Paperback
Dimensions: 5.36 × 7.68 × 0.95 in
Published: February 22, 2010
Publisher: Hachette Children's
The following ISBNs are associated with this title:
ISBN - 10: 0340996927
ISBN - 13: 9780340996928
From the Publisher
Read the books that inspired the How to Train Your Dragon films! This book will be a hit with children and adults alike.
THE STORY CONTINUES in the eighth volume of Hiccup''s How to Train Your Dragon memoirs...
Hiccup Horrendous Haddock III was an awesome sword-fighter, a dragon-whisperer and the greatest Viking Hero who ever lived. But it wasn''t always like that. Hiccup''s memoirs look back to when Hiccup was just an ordinary boy, and finding it very hard to be a Hero.
Hiccup must battle Berserks, dodge Scarers, complete the Impossible Task and save Fishlegs from being fed to the Beast! And all while being hunted down by an old enemy with a dark secret about the Lost Throne. What''s a Hero to do?
How to Train Your Dragon is now a major DreamWorks franchise. How to Train Your Dragon 2 hits cinemas in Summer 2014 starring Gerard Butler, Cate Blanchett and Jonah Hill and the TV series, Riders of Berk, can be seen on CBeebies and Cartoon Network.
Read the rest of Hiccup''s exploits in the How to Train Your Dragon series and check out the website at www.howtotrainyourdragonbooks.com. It''s the place to go for games, downloads, activities and sneak peeks! Read all about Hiccup and all of your favourite characters, learn to speak Dragonese and train your own Dragon to do tricks!
About the Author
Cressida Cowell grew up mostly in Central London. She has a BA in English Literature from Oxford University, a BA in Graphic Design from St Martin`s and an MA in Narrative Illustration from Brighton. She lives in Hammersmith, London with her husband, three children and a hamster, Mini.
''Cowell writes laugh-out-loud books with plenty of boy appeal Cowells anarchic drawings suit the slapstick humour.''-The Herald