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Saint George and the Dragon

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About this book

Young Reading Series 1
Saint George and the Dragon

  • A humorous re-telling of the legendary tale, specially written for children who are starting to read on their own.
  • Easy-to-read text and colourful illustrations bring the story of a fire-breathing dragon, a princess in peril and a bold knight to life.
  • Includes background to the legend and the art it has inspired, as well as internet links to find out more.
  • Developed in consultation with reading experts at Roehampton University to help young readers grow in confidence and ability.
  • Part of the Usborne Reading Programme, comprising over 250 titles.
“A faithful version of the story.”
Guardian Children's Books

Press Reviews

A faithful version of the story... In addition, there is background information about the story and reproductions of some of the art that it has inspired, both of which support enjoyment and understanding of the great legend.
Guardian Children's Books

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