I Invited a Dragon to Dinner (Paperback)

By Chris L. Demarest

Puffin, 9780142400623, 40pp.

Publication Date: March 8, 2004

List Price: 6.99*
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I invited a dragon to dinner.

My parents were really surprised.

They thought he would wish for lobster and fish,

But he ordered a burger and fries...

Get ready for some of the silliest, funniest poems around!  Written entirely by fresh talent, this collection is the result of a nationwide contest to find the best new writers of verse for children.  With spirited illustrations by Chris L. Demarest, I Invited a Dragon to Dinner is a feast of delight just waiting to be devoured.  Dig in!

About the Author

Chris Demarest lives in Lyme, New Hampshire.

Praise For I Invited a Dragon to Dinner

"Demarest's wild ink-and-watercolor pictures extend the funny words with icky slapstick and literal images of everything from 'catching cold' and 'coming unscrewed' to 'the human pickle.'" - Booklist