Fire and Wings : Dragon Tales from East and West

Fire and Wings : Dragon Tales from East and West
Artist/Author/Cast: 
Carus, Marianne (Editor); Mistry, Nilesh (Illustrator); Yolen, Jane (Introduction by)
ISBN: 
0812626648

Newbery Award winner Jane Yolen's enchanting preface "Dragons: An Unnatural History" introduces this collection of 15 dragon stories from England, Western and Eastern Europe, Korea, Japan, and China. Ferocious fire-breathing dragons face off with clever princesses and courageous village girls in a riddle match. But the last dragon in the world is a kind, gentle beast who sheds tears of joy when a princess calls him "dragon dear." Ferocious or kind, wise or wicked, these mythical creatures transport readers to the far corners of the world.

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Call Number: 
J808.308766 F5231 2002

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