Danny Dragonbreath can't breathe fire, but he has no fear. And that comes in handy when a bad grade at school inspires him to enlist his cousin the sea-serpent's help with a research project. Using a hybrid of comic-book panels and text, Ursula Vernon introduces an irresistible set of characters... show more
Danny Dragonbreath can't breathe fire, but he has no fear. And that comes in handy when a bad grade at school inspires him to enlist his cousin the sea-serpent's help with a research project. Using a hybrid of comic-book panels and text, Ursula Vernon introduces an irresistible set of characters that will have readers laughing until smoke comes out of their noses!
Publish date: September 13th 2012
Publisher: Puffin Books
Pages no: 146
Edition language: English
, Middle Grade
, Sequential Art
, Graphic Novels
, Chapter Books
Series: Dragonbreath (#1)
Dragonbreath stars Danny Dragonbreath, a young dragon who hasn't yet learned how to breathe fire, and his best friend Wendell, a green iguana. Whereas Wendell studies, does his homework, and would probably never get into trouble on his own, Danny has waited until the morning bus ride to write his sc...
Part of my project to familiarize myself with J FIC. This is one where I can see the appeal but don’t necessarily feel the need to read any more of the books.
This is a cute little illustrated story about an adolescent dragon having issues with his homework assignment (among other things), which leads to an adventure with cousin Edward the Sea Serpent. The potato salad has a character of its own and is my favourite part of the whole book.
A friend from college pointed me to this hilarious and cute book. If the book has a dragon in it, he's probably read it. Did I like it? ...I'm counting down the days until I can go back to the library and get more! Danny Dragonbreath is a young dragon who is a mythical creature caught in a reali...
Worth it for the illustrations alone, which are completely adorable (but if you know Vernon, that comes as no surprise). The text is occasionally a little info-dumpy for an adult reader--very "here is a list of cool facts about the ocean, kids! isn't science neat?"--but since the intended audience i...