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Doughnuts for a Dragon

Written by Adam Guillain, Charlotte Guillain

Illustrated by Lee Wildish

Part of the George's Amazing Adventures Series

Early Years

LoveReading View on Doughnuts for a Dragon

September 2014 Book of the Month   Bored with life at home, George decides he’d have be a lot more fun if he could be like the heroes from the olden days. Building a time machine, he travels back in the past and sets off on find a dragon. Luckily, George takes some cakes and tasty doughnuts with him which turn out to be exactly what everyone in the past wants most! George’s adventures are told in a bouncy, rhyming text with comic illustrations to match.

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Doughnuts for a Dragon Synopsis

Yum said the ogre, lifting George up, I'll have you for dinner tonight.

Don't eat me, cried George, Have these buns instead! 'Cause I'm seeking a dragon to fight.

George, a young explorer, longs to be a dragon-searching hero from long, long ago. So he climbs in his time machine with only a scooter, some cakes and tasty doughnuts to aid him in his quest. When he arrives in long, long ago he spies a dragon straight away! Or does he...?

This is a wonderful third instalment in the award nominated George's Amazing Adventures series, this is a funny medieval tale about a dastardly dragon and delicious doughnuts. George's earlier adventure Spaghetti with the Yeti was nominated for the Roald Dahl Funny Prize 2013, Oscar's First Book Prize, the Sheffield Book Award and the Portsmouth Book Award.

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Book Information

ISBN: 9781405270540
Publication date: 28th August 2014
Author: Adam Guillain, Charlotte Guillain
Illustrator: Lee Wildish
Publisher: Egmont Books Ltd an imprint of Egmont UK Ltd
Format: Paperback
Pagination: 32 pages
Year Groups: Early Years

About Adam Guillain, Charlotte Guillain

Adam and Charlotte Guillain. Adam is a performance storyteller and was the Roald Dahl Museum and Story Centre Writer in Residence. He is published by OUP, Pearson and Scholastic. Charlotte taught English to air traffic controllers and nurses before deciding a career in publishing would endanger fewer lives. Following a decade working as a commissioning editor, Charlotte is now a prolific author of children's fiction, non-fiction and picture books.  Q&A: Adam and Charlotte 1. How did you get the idea for this book/artwork? Like many parents with babies, Charlotte and I would make up silly rhymes and ...

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