The New Kid at School #1 (Dragon Slayers' Academy #1) (Paperback)

By Kate McMullan, Bill Basso (Illustrator), Stephen Gilpin (Illustrator)

Grosset & Dunlap, 9780448431086, 112pp.

Publication Date: May 12, 2003

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Prebound (5/1/2003)
Library Binding (1/1/2006)
Prebound (5/1/2003)

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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?

About the Author

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

Praise For The New Kid at School #1 (Dragon Slayers' Academy #1)

"Wizards, dragons, a secret princess, a pig who speaks Pig Latin, and a hero who is served boiled eel on a bun.  What more could you possibly want in a book." -Jon Szieszka

"Here's a young hero who could well be Harry Potter's little brother." -Mary Pope Osborne