The reluctant dragon

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In this beloved classic story, a young boy befriends a poetry-loving dragon living in the Downs above his home. When the town-folk send for St. George to slay the dragon, the boy needs to come up with a clever plan to save his friend and convince the townsfolk to accept him. This story first appeared as a chapter in Grahame's Dream Days and was first published as a separate book by Holiday House in 1938 with illustrations by Ernest H. Shepard.
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display_description A boy who has befriended a kindly, peaceful dragon must convince the fearful villagers and St. George the dragon killer that there is no cause for concern while arranging for the fight they long to see.
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subject_facet Dragons -- Juvenile fiction, George, -- Saint, -- -303 -- Juvenile fiction
title_display The reluctant dragon
title_full The Reluctant Dragon, The reluctant dragon / by Kenneth Grahame ; illustrated by Ernest H. Shepard ; introduction by Leonard S. Marcus
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topic_facet Juvenile Fiction, Juvenile Literature