Saint George and the Dragon

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.

  • Format: Hardback | 48 pages
  • Dimensions: 136 x 203 x 9mm | 180g
  • Publication date: 01 Apr 2012
  • Publisher: Usborne Publishing Ltd
  • Publication City/Country: London, United Kingdom
  • Language: English
  • Illustrations note: full colour illustrations throughout
  • ISBN10: 1409535916
  • ISBN13: 9781409535911
  • Bestsellers rank: 228,074

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Pages: 32
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Pages: 0
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A fictionalized tale about Saint George, the Roman soldier who defied the emperor's orders to destroy the Christians after imagining himself fighting an evil dr
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Language: en
Pages: 0
Authors: Louie Stowell
Categories: Children's stories
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Language: en
Pages: 308
Authors: Jason Hightman
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-01-26 - Publisher: Harper Collins

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Language: en
Pages: 144
Authors: Rory Mullarkey
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Language: en
Pages: 99
Authors: Gordon R. Dickson
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-12-11 - Publisher: Simon and Schuster

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Language: en
Pages: 144
Authors: Samantha Riches
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-04-15 - Publisher: Reaktion Books

The image of St. George—atop his horse, lance plunged halfway into a dragon’s body—is so familiar to us that we take for granted what a long history it ha
St George and the Dragon
Language: en
Pages: 42
Authors: Mark Watson
Categories:
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-11 - Publisher: Mark Watson Books

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Categories: Religion
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Pages: 32
Authors: Christopher Wormell
Categories: Book and audio kit
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