Creature Files: Dragons: Encounter 20 Mythical Monsters by L.j. TracosasCreature Files: Dragons: Encounter 20 Mythical Monsters by L.j. Tracosas

Creature Files: Dragons: Encounter 20 Mythical Monsters

byL.j. Tracosas

Hardcover | October 3, 2017

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Whether they were real or myth,Creature Files: Dragonsshows you the folklore of twenty dragons from around the world and what the people believed about them.

Do you believedragonsare nothing more than thescaly stuff of myths? Or do you think theyreally existed? Whatever side you're on, this collection of twenty fascinating creatures is sure to spark your imagination.

InCreature Files: Dragons, you'll take a tour through the world offire-breathing,gold-hoarding,three-headed monstersand discover where and how these magical creatures came to be. Learn the uniquefolkloreof cultures around the globe, fromChinatoRussiatoEastern Africa, and see how people envisioned these otherworldly beasts through lush and evocative illustrations.

Included are many meaty facts to gnaw on—likewhich dragon had too many teeth to count, and which dragon hadteeth as big as an adult's arm—along with a realisticdragon-tooth necklace! And science lovers will also find something to sink their teeth into: facts about real-lifedragons that exist today. These dragons may not breathe fire, but they share some of the same traits as their mythical brethren.
L. J. Tracosaswrites books for curious kids and edits anything she can get her hands on. She's published 10 books for young readers, including the best-selling Creature Files series, as well as licensed titles with Mattel, WWE, and others. L.J. lives in Atlanta, Georgia.
Title:Creature Files: Dragons: Encounter 20 Mythical MonstersFormat:HardcoverProduct dimensions:48 pages, 11.25 × 9 × 1.38 inShipping dimensions:11.25 × 9 × 1.38 inPublished:October 3, 2017Publisher:becker&mayer! KidsLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0760355290

ISBN - 13:9780760355299

Appropriate for ages: 8