The New Kid at School #1

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Penguin, May 12, 2003 - Juvenile Fiction - 112 pages
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When a traveling minstrel foretells that he is to become a hero, Wiglaf sets out to fulfill his destiny: he signs up at the Dragon Slayers' Academy. But how can he ever hope to be a dragon slayer when he can't even stand the sight of blood?

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User Review  - jerenda - LibraryThing

Though intended for young children, this series is oddly addicting. I would never borrow them from the library myself- not quite that exciting- but when my brother brings them home I find myself borrowing them before he realizes quite what's happened. Interesting, in a casual sort of way. Read full review

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User Review  - nmhale - LibraryThing

This beginning reader chapter book grew on me as I read. The story is a campy tale about a hapless young boy, Wiglaf, who is an outsider in his family. The rest of his brothers are as strapping as ... Read full review

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Chapter 6
Chapter 7
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About the author (2003)

Kate McMullan is the award-winning author of more than seventy-five books for children. She lives in Sag Harbor, New York.

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