This is side-splittingly funny, wonderfully written and sure to appeal to children from about 8 upwards. It’s pirates with a big twist that includes a toothless dragon and a raft of peculiar people. Enough said, it’s a laugh on every page.
Hiccup Horrendous Haddock III was a Viking hero - dashing, brave and everso hairy. But even Viking heroes have to begin somewhere.
Publication date: 04/02/2010
Publisher: Hodder Children's Books an imprint of Hachette Children's Books
|Publication date:||15th July 2004|
|Publisher:||Hodder & Stoughton Childrens Division|
|Suitable for:||7+ readers, 9+ readers|
|Genres:||Fantasy / Magical|
Cressida Cowell grew up in London and on a small, uninhabited island off the west coast of Scotland. The name of the island is a secret, but it was such a small island it wasn’t really big enough to have a name at all. There were no roads or shops or electricity on the island, just one house and a storm-blown wilderness of sea-birds and heather. Every year, Cressida’s family spent four weeks of the summer, and two weeks of the spring, on the island. The family had to catch their own fish to eat. The ...More About Cressida Cowell
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