Saint George and the Dragon by Margaret Hodges, Trina Schart Hyman
  

Synopsis

Saint George and the Dragon by Margaret Hodges, Trina Schart Hyman

This special new paperback edition of St. George and the Dragon commemorates the 25th Anniversary of the Caldecott Award-winning picture book. Hodges retells an exciting segment from Spenser's The Faerie Queene, in which the Red Cross Knight slays a dreadful dragon that has been terrorizing the countryside for years, bringing peace and joy back to the land. Featuring a fresh new cover design - with artwork that highlights the dragon adventure within - and distinctive embossed gold Caldecott Award sticker, this is the perfect way to introduce the classic tale to a whole new generation of readers.

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A beautifully crafted book.. School LIBRARY JOURNAL

About the Author

Margaret Hodges (1911-2005) was a Caldecott Award-winning American writer of books for children. She wrote and published over 40 books before retiring in 1976. She died in 2005. Trina Schart Hyman was an American illustrator of children's books. She illustrated over 150 books and won four Caldecott awards during her career.

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Format

Paperback
32 pages
Interest Age: from 7 to 9

Author

Margaret Hodges, Trina Schart Hyman
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Publisher

Little, Brown Young Readers an imprint of Little, Brown & Company

Publication date

3rd March 2007

ISBN

9780316367950


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