The paper dragon

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Athenuem Books For Young Readers, Nov 1, 1997 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 32 pages
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A humble artist agrees to confront the terrifying dragon that threatens to destroy his village.

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User Review  - ImperfectCJ - LibraryThing

Gorgeous illustrations, innovative design with the fold-out pages (although ours got nested incorrectly and I ended up reading a later page ahead of an earlier page). I love the tale of ingenuity, discovering the depths of one's own strength, and learning what's truly important. Read full review

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User Review  - t1bclasslibrary - LibraryThing

Mi Fei is a scroll painter, but when asked to confront a dragon, he goes for love of his village. The dragon asks him to hold fire and air with paper, but the last thing he must hold with the paper is ... Read full review


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About the author (1997)

Marguerite W. Davol taught young children for many years at the Gorse Child Study Center at Mount Holyoke College. She is the author of the picture books Black, White, Just Right; Heart of the Wood; How the Snake Got Its Hiss; and a collection of tall tales, Papa Alonzo Leatherby. Marguerite lives with her husband in South Hadley, Massachusetts.

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