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The Dragon Companion: An Encyclopedia

By Carole Wilkinson
Illustrated by Dean Jones

Want to know your wurms from your wyverns? Should you feed your dragon arsenic or blood, or tempt it with sake? Everything you want to know about dragons in one beautifully illustrated volume.

People have been telling stories about dragons for more than 3000 years. Five-headed dragons, fire breathing dragons. As big as mountains, as small as dogs. Dragons that can be moody, dragons that are brave or cowardly, smart or stupid, good or downright evil. Here is an encyclopaedia of the most amazing dragon stories ever told. Read everything about dragons from blood and claws to the wicked dragon king of Enoshima. Go around the world, back in time and into the fantastical.

  • An illustrated encyclopaedia of dragons from around the world - a must for all dragon enthusiasts.
  • A companion to the award-winning Dragonkeeper series, a classic coming-of-age adventure story.

About the author

Carole Wilkinson is an award-winning author of books for children. She has a longstanding fascination with dragons and is interested in the history of everything. Carole is a meticulous researcher who finds it difficult to stop researching and begin writing. She once searched for weeks to find out whether there were daffodils in Han Dynasty China. Carole is married, has a daughter, and lives in inner-city Melbourne.

ISBN: 9781742031446
Imprint: Black Dog Books
Distributor: Walker Australia-HEDS
Binding: Paperback
Release Date: April 1, 2010
Dimensions: 190 x 248mm, 208pp
Stock Status: Confirmed
Australian RRP: $19.99
New Zealand RRP: $21.99
Stock Level: In Stock

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