Catch a glimpse of THE RUNAWAY DRAGON, a funny fantasy from children's book author Kate Coombs. The book is a sequel to The Runaway Princess, an ALA Notable Book in 2007.
“This humorous adventure, a sequel to The Runaway Princess (Farrar, 2006), captures readers’ attention from the start and doesn’t let go.” —School Library Journal
“Coombs mines the tropes of folklore for her situations and characters, and fans . . .will appreciate the strong feminist ending.” —Booklist
“Enchanted forests, rampant transmogrification, evil sorceresses and giants are all fine fodder for Coombs’s invent twists on traditional fairy tales.” —Kirkus Reviews
“Coombs again takes a familiar setup . . . and makes it fresh with droll humor, brisk plotting, and multidimensional characters. . . . A warm, witty story that will leave readers clamoring for the next installment.” —The Horn Book