"The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you'll go." — Dr. Seuss
Saturday, May 11, 2013
Not Your Typical Dragon by Dan Bar-el
Crispin Blaze is not your typical dragon. He knows that when he turns 7 years old he will join his family as a fire breathing dragon. When the day finally arrives Crispin is excited to finally try out his fire breathing capabilities. He opens his mouth and out comes....whipped cream!!! Dad takes him to the doctor. When Crispin tries to show the doctor, he opens his mouth and out comes...band aids. What is happening? The doctor sends Crispin home with medicine but it does not get better. Afraid that his family will be disappointed, Crispin decides to run away. Crispin meets up with a knight named Sir George. Together these two learn important lesson about being yourself and friendship. Great message that will be enjoyed by many ages.