My Father's Dragon by Ruth Stiles Gannett audiobook

My Father's Dragon

By Ruth Stiles Gannett
Read by Robert Sevra

Listening Library (Audio) 9780590032285

The My Father’s Dragon Trilogy: Book 1

0.78 Hours Unabridged
Format: Digital Download (In Stock)
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    ISBN: 9780739339107

In this adventure that has delighted children for years, Elmer Elevator sets out to free a baby dragon who has been captured by the animals of Wild Island. My Father's Dragon is both a Newbery Honor Book and an ALA Notable Book. It was also nominated for the Ambassador Book Award. The National Education Association named the it one of its "Teachers' Top 100 Books for Children." It was also one of the "Top 100 Chapter Books" of all time in a 2012 poll by School Library Journal.

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Winner of Newbery Honor Books, 1949

In this adventure that has delighted children for years, Elmer Elevator sets out to free a baby dragon who has been captured by the animals of Wild Island.

My Father's Dragon is both a Newbery Honor Book and an ALA Notable Book. It was also nominated for the Ambassador Book Award. The National Education Association named the it one of its "Teachers' Top 100 Books for Children." It was also one of the "Top 100 Chapter Books" of all time in a 2012 poll by School Library Journal.

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Author Bio: Ruth Stiles Gannett

Author Bio: Ruth Stiles Gannett

Ruth Stiles Gannett wrote My Father’s Dragon just a few years after her graduation from Vassar College in 1944. It was an immediate success, becoming a Newbery Honor Book, and was soon followed by two sequels, Elmer and the Dragon and The Dragons of Blueland. All three dragon stories have been continuously in print since their publication. The author’s other books include Katie and the Sad Noise and The Wonderful House-Boat-Train. She is married to the artist and calligrapher Peter Kahn. They have seven daughters and seven grandchildren.

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Available Formats : Digital Download
Category: Fiction
Runtime: 0.78
Audience: Children (8–12)
Language: English