Raising Dragons by Jerdine NolenRaising Dragons by Jerdine Nolen

Raising Dragons

byJerdine NolenIllustratorElise Primavera

Paperback | August 31, 2002

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When a dragon hatches on her pa's farm, a young girl finds a best friend. At first Ma and Pa are wary of Hank, but it's not long before they see him as their daughter does - and welcome the baby dragon into their family. As it turns out, Hank is not cut out for farm life, but still, he warms the hearts of those around him and leaves a legacy that no one will ever forget.
JERDINE NOLEN is the author of the Bradford Street Buddies easy reader series and numerous picture books including Raising Dragons, Thunder Rose, Plantzilla, Harvey Potter's Balloon Farm, and Irene's Wish . ELISE PRIMAVERA has been writing and illustrating children's books for more than twenty-five years. She has received numerous ...
Title:Raising DragonsFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:40 pages, 11 × 9.25 × 0.17 inShipping dimensions:11 × 9.25 × 0.17 inPublished:August 31, 2002Publisher:Houghton Mifflin HarcourtLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0152165363

ISBN - 13:9780152165369

Appropriate for ages: 4


Rated 5 out of 5 by from Super Cute! This endearing and magical little tale about a child raising a dragon is super cute! My child loved it, requesting to hear it again many times over.
Date published: 2018-08-17

Editorial Reviews

A joyous tale of friendship and adventure." - School Library Journal "This magical tale of friendship will send youngsters scurrying to find (or invent) a dragon of their own." - Los Angeles Times [star]"Enchanting . . . Youngsters will hanker to go on this journey; it will set their imaginations soaring." - Publishers Weekly (starred review)"