Dragon Slippers (Paperback)

By Jessica Day George

Bloomsbury Publishing PLC, 9781599902753, 324pp.

Publication Date: May 1, 2008

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Description

In this charming, light-hearted fantasy, young Creel makes a bargain with a dragon for a seemingly simple pair of blue slippers. But these aren't just ordinary shoes.They can be used to save Creel's kingdom . . . or destroy it.

A Book Sense Children's Pick

"Clever, well-plotted and good fun."-Kirkus Reviews

" T]he fairy-tale action and vivid scenes, from glittering dragon cave to posh dress shop, are captivating, and readers will easily connect with brave Creel."-Booklist

"An endearing fantasy with quirky twists on traditional elements. . . . Readers looking for something to follow Hale's Princess Academy will find pleasure here."-Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books



About the Author

Jessica Day George is the author of Tuesdays at the Castle; Wednesdays in the Tower; Sun and Moon, Ice and Snow; and the Dragon Slippers series. Originally from Idaho, she studied at Brigham Young University and lived in Delaware and New Jersey before settling down in Salt Lake City, Utah. She had been a movie store clerk, librarian, bookseller, and school office lady before she got her big break. Jessica lives with her husband, their young son, and a five-pound Maltese named Pippin in a house that needs to be vacuumed much too often. www.JessicaDayGeorge.comwww.dragonslippers.net
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