Green Smoke

Written by Rosemary Manning

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A touching and magical adventure story, Green Smoke tells how Susan meets a very special dragon while on her summer holiday in Cornwall. R. Dragon is 1,500 years old. He’s green and scaly and has two golden-yellow horns but he’s not in the least scary. Together Susan and R. Dragon enjoy an enchanted holiday taking tea with a mermaid and indulging the dragon’s love of almond buns.

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Green Smoke Synopsis

Constantine Bay was the best place in the world for a holiday, Susan thought. She loved scrambling over the rocks and exploring the tiny, secret coves. It was in one of them that she made an amazing discovery discovery

Green Smoke Press Reviews

'A lovely book.' Amanda Craig

'A wholly engaging and beautifully realized story.' School Librarian

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ISBN: 9781903252291
Publication date: 25/04/2008
Publisher: Jane Nissen Books
Format: Paperback

Book Information

ISBN: 9781903252291
Publication date: 25th April 2008
Author: Rosemary Manning
Publisher: Jane Nissen Books
Format: Paperback
Suitable for: 5+ readers, 7+ readers

About Rosemary Manning

Rosemary Manning wrote for both adults and children. A teacher, she was for many years the headmistress of a girl’s school in North London.

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