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Kenny & the Dragon

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Kenneth is a little rabbit with a very big problem.  His two best friends are heading for a battle of legendary proportions--with each other!  In one corner there's Graeme, a well-read and cultured dragon with sophisticated tastes and no stomach for battle.  In the other, there's George, a retired knight and dragon slayer who would be content to spend the rest of his days in his bookshop with a pipe and a good book.  But when the townsfolk in Kenneth's sleepy little village catch wind that there's a dragon running loose in the countryside and call George out of retirement, the stage is set.  And it's up to Kenny to avert disaster.

New York Times Bestseller Tony DiTerlizzi puts a fun-filled, thoroughly theatrical spin on Kenneth Graeme's classic tale of subterfuge and showmanship with this lighthearted romp of a retelling where it's up to one clever little rabbit to give his neighbors front row seats for one of the best-known battles in history, the showdown between St. George and the Dragon.

Synopsis:

What do you do when your new best buddy has been designated a scourge by the community and marked for imminent extermination? Just ask Kenny Rabbit. When the simple folks in the sleepy little village of Roundbrook catch wind that there's a dragon running loose in the countryside, they get the wrong idea and the stage is set for a fight to the death. So it's up to Kenny to give his neighbors front-row seats to one of the best-known battles in history — the legendary showdown between St. George and the dragon — without losing a friend in the fray.

About the Author

Tony DiTerlizzi is the author of The Search for WondLa and A Hero for WondLa. He is also the co-creator and illustrator of the bestselling Spiderwick Chronicles and the author and illustrator of Jimmy Zangwow’s Out-of-this-World Moon Pie Adventure as well as the Zena Sutherland Award-winning Ted. His brilliantly cinematic version of Mary Howitt’s classic The Spider and The Fly earned Tony his second Zena Sutherland Award and also received a Caldecott Honor. Tony’s art has also graced the covers of such well-known fantasy writers as Peter S. Beagle, J. R. R. Tolkien, Anne McCaffrey, and Greg Bear. His first chapter book, Kenny & the Dragon, debuted as a New York Times bestseller. He lives with his wife Angela and their daughter in Western Massachusetts and Jupiter, Florida. Visit Tony online at DiTerlizzi.com. Alan Cumming is a Tony Award-winning actor whose theater credits include Cabaret, The Seagull, Hamlet, and The Threepenny Opera. His films include the Spy Kids trilogy, The Smurfs, The Anniversary Party, X2: X-Men United, Goldeneye, Emma, Circle of Friends and Eyes Wide Shut. On television he has appeared on The Good Wife, Sex and the City, Frasier, Third Rock From the Sun, The L Word, and many more. He has also written a novel, Tommy's Tale, and released an album, A Bought a Blue Car Today.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780743572125
Author:
Diterlizzi, Tony
Publisher:
Simon & Schuster Audio
Read by:
Cumming, Alan
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TBA
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Cumming, Alan
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DiTerlizzi, Tony
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Cumming, Alan
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Deterlizzi, Tony
Subject:
Animals - Rabbits
Subject:
General Juvenile Fiction
Subject:
Action & Adventure
Subject:
Action & Adventure - General
Subject:
Legends, Myths, & Fables - General
Subject:
Theater
Subject:
Fairy tales
Subject:
Children s Animals-Animal Stories-Rabbits
Subject:
Children s-Science Fiction and Fantasy
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Unabridged
Publication Date:
20080805
Binding:
COMPACT DISC
Grade Level:
Children/juvenile
Language:
English
Dimensions:
5.75 x 5 in 3.745 oz
Media Run Time:
075
Age Level:
08-12

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"Synopsis" by , What do you do when your new best buddy has been designated a scourge by the community and marked for imminent extermination? Just ask Kenny Rabbit. When the simple folks in the sleepy little village of Roundbrook catch wind that there's a dragon running loose in the countryside, they get the wrong idea and the stage is set for a fight to the death. So it's up to Kenny to give his neighbors front-row seats to one of the best-known battles in history — the legendary showdown between St. George and the dragon — without losing a friend in the fray.
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