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Meet three very different dragons in Dragon Tales. Imagine a dragon - perhaps fire breathing, with scales, claws and a long tail! The dragons in these action-packed, fantastic funny stories from Libya, China and England, might surprise you.
Captivating versions of some of the best myths and legends from around the world. TreeTops Myths and Legends are fascinating and action-packed stories that will motivate and inspire readers. These are some of the oldest and most enduring stories in the world, retold by leading contemporary children's authors to bring out all of the action, drama, humour and depth of the original stories in a way that makes them as exciting and meaningful today as ever. The stories are beautifully illustrated in
a range of styles to bring each tale to life.
Books contain inside cover notes to support children in their reading. Help with children's reading development also available at www.oxfordowl.co.uk.
The books are finely levelled, making it easy to match every child to the right book.

Oxford Reading Tree TreeTops Myths and Legends: Level 15: Dragon Tales Reviews | Toppsta

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This is Book 24 in the Oxford Reading Tree TreeTops Myths and Legends Series. See all Oxford Reading Tree TreeTops Myths and Legends books here.

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3rd December '18
rsa read it themselves aged 8 aged 8
Oxford Reading Tree TreeTops Myths and Legends: Level 15: Dragon Tales 9780198446323
3 stars
My son read these stories to me. Neither of us really liked the first story - George and the Dragon. Initially, I thought it was going to be a retelling of St George and the Dragon, however it is a somewhat different story from Libya. It seems to try a little too hard to be modern and funny. It fails pretty much all levels. The other two stories, one from China and the other from England, have a little more charm about them and are not spoilt by the retelling. The Treetops myths books are broken down into manageable stories and chapters. However, they don't really encourage my son to read. There are better things for them to read at this level.
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