The Dreadful Dragon by Kaye Umansky


The Dreadful Dragon by Kaye Umansky

Ronald the Magnificent is the youngest wizard in the Wizards' Club. The trouble is, he is not a very good wizard and all the others tease him terribly. They don't even let him have his own chair. What Ronald needs is a pet so at least somebody is on his side. But pets are not allowed, so Ronald has to magic his pet up in secret. And when he does get his pet, it is not as easily controlled as Ronald would have liked. A very funny new book featuring wizards, fire-breathing, some misplaced magic and a lot of sausages!


Praise for the Pongwiffy series: Funny ... a riot of silly voices, good bad puns, daft situations and comic caricatures Children's Book of the Week, The Sunday Times As appealing as Horrid Henry crossed with Winnie the Witch The Times Praise for Witchway Wood: Crash and Bang: A thoroughly entertaining pun-filled romp Financial Times A lively and entertaining story ... very funny and fast paced School Librarian

About the Author

Kaye Umansky

Kaye Umansky is a very successful writer for children, with her books ranging from picture books to novels.

Kaye Umansky trained as a teacher, only beginning to write after her daughter was born. Kaye is the much-loved author of the Pongwiffy books and lives in London where she writes in an office with stars on the ceiling.

Awards Kay has collected
Nottinghamshire Book Award 1993 for Pongwiffy and The Spell of The Year
TES Junior Music Book Award 1999 for Three Rapping Rats

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176 pages
Interest Age: From 9


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Publication date

13th September 2012



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