The New Kid at School ; Revenge of the Dragon Lady

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Grosset & Dunlap, 1997 - Juvenile Fiction - 182 pages
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The first 4 books of the Dragon Slayers' Academy series are now available in 2 special gift editions! Books #1 & #2 and #3 & #4 are bound together and beautifully packaged as hardcover books featuring new cover designs and specially priced at $6.99 each. Come and join Wiglaf in his zany adventures from the days of yore when dragons were aplenty and dragon-slayers were ready, willing -- but not always able.

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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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About the author (1997)

Kate McMullan was born in 1947 in St. Louis, Missouri. She received a Bachelor's degree in elementary education at the University of Tulsa and a Master's degree in early childhood education from Ohio State University. She taught elementary school in inner-city Los Angeles and on an American Air Force base in Germany. In 1976, she moved to New York City and became an editor of language arts and audiovisual materials for a publishing house. She has written over 50 children's books under the names Kate McMullan, Katy Hall, and K. H. McMullan. The book, I Stink!, won a Boston Globe-Horn Book Honor. Nutcracker Noel and Hey, Pipsqueak, which were illustrated by her husband Jim McMullan, were voted among the New York Times Ten Best Picture Books of the Year. She writes the Dragon Slayers' Academy series and the Fluffy, the Classroom Guinea Pig series. She also teaches at New York University's School of Continuing and Professional Studies and is a member of the faculty of the New School's MFA Writing Program.

Elizabeth Levy's other books starring Sam and Robert Bamford are Dracula Is a Pain in the Neck, Frankenstein Moved in on the Fourth Floor, and Zombies are Loose in Central Park. Her other books include the Brian and Pea Brain Mystery series and Keep Ms. Sugarman in the Fourth Grade. Ms. Levy lives in New York City.

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