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When a dragon is born from a mysterious egg, a spunky girl meets her best friend. At first Ma and Pa are wary of Hank, but it's not long before they see him as their daughter does — and welcome him into their family. Hank uses his enormous girth to shade the tomato plants, pops fields of corn with his fiery breath — and turns out to be a great friend to all. Even though he's not cut out for farm life, Hank warms the hearts of those around him and leaves a legacy that no one will ever forget.
Why hatch chicks when you can raise dragons?
After all, dragons just happen to be perfect friend material.
Jerdine Nolen and Elise Primavera team up for the unforgettable story of a young girl and her best friend . . . a dragon.
Includes fun new book-related activities!
When a dragon hatches on her pas farm, a young girl finds a best friend. At first Ma and Pa are wary of Hank, but its not long before they see him as their daughter does--and welcome the baby dragon into their family. As it turns out, Hank is not cut out for farm life, but still, he warms the hearts of those around him and leaves a legacy that no one will ever forget.
About the Author
ELISE PRIMAVERA has illustrated more than twenty books for children, including Raising Dragons by Jerdine Nolen, a Christopher Award winner that was hailed as "magical" by Newsweek.
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