By Julia Donaldson
What do dragons research at Madam Dragon's school?
How to fly. . .
find out how to roar. . .
easy methods to breathe fire!
Zog is the main keen pupil within the type, yet he is additionally the main accident-prone. With each one attempt (and every one bump, bruise, or scrape), his dream of incomes a gold superstar turns out extra away than ever.
But a mysterious woman retains coming to his rescue. And while Zog faces his hardest try but, she will be simply the individual to aid Zog win school room glory!
The loved creators of ROOM at the BROOM, THE GRUFFALO, and STICK guy are again with this story of an unforeseen hero who is sturdy as gold.
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