Dragons Beware!The Chronicles of Claudette
Written by Jorge Aguirre; illustrated by Rafael Rosado
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On Sale: 05/12/2015
ISBN: 9781596438781160 Pages, Ages 7-10
Scrappy Claudette sets out once again with her pal Marie and her little brother Gaston to right wrongs and fight evil. And this time, it's personal. Claudette is out to get the dragon who ate her father's legs...and his legendary sword. But as usual, nothing is as simple as it seems, and Claudette is going to need Marie and Gaston's help more than ever.
Funny, fast, high-energy storytelling in an inventive and perilous fantasy landscape makes Dragons Beware! a fantastic follow-up to 2012's middle-grade hit Giants Beware!
CCBC Choice (Univ. of WI)
Praise for Dragons Beware!
"The series manages to foreground reasoning, diplomacy, and cooperation without sparing any of the freewheeling action or dragon-vomiting humor."—Booklist
"This rowdy adventure is sure to be a crowd pleaser. "—Kirkus
"Kids will eat up this installment and eagerly await the next series offering. "—SLJ
Praise for Giant's Beware!
“Fast, fun, and joyous to look at!” —Jeff Smith, author of Bone
“A young heroine and her two sidekicks set off on adventure in Giants Beware!” —The New York Times
“A surefire hit!” —Publishers Weekly, starred review
“Strong and lively!” —School Library Journal, starred review
“The writing is great, the artwork is just stupendous - I can't recommend this book highly enough!” —BoingBoing Geek Week Podcast