- How to Defend Your Dragon - Hachette Children's Group

How to Defend Your Dragon

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Learn to read with Hiccup!

Learn to read with Hiccup! The How to Train Your Dragon Beginner Readers are the perfect way to introduce your child to Hiccup and the magical world of reading.

Join Hiccup in a race against time in this Beginner Reader for 5-7 year olds based on a popular episode of DreamWorks Dragons: Defenders of Berk!

When a series of lightning storms hit Berk, Vikings claim Thor is angry at the village for allowing Toothless, a dangerous Night Fury, to live among them. It's up to Hiccup to prove Toothless' innocence before he is banned from Berk forever.

How to Train Your Dragon is now a major DreamWorks franchise. How to Train Your Dragon 3 is scheduled for release in 2019 and the TV series Defenders of Berk can be seen on CBBC and Netflix.

The Beginner Reader series includes:
How to Build a Dragon Fort, How to Defend Your Dragon, How to Pick Your Dragon, How to Raise Three Dragons, How to Start a Dragon Academy, How to Track a Dragon

Biographical Notes

Based on the bestselling book series by Cressida Cowell, DreamWorks Animation released two animated feature films in 2010 and 2014. Hugely successful, the films received both Oscar and BAFTA nominations. A third film is planned for a 2019 release starring Cate Blanchett and Jonah Hill. The franchise also consists of four short films: Legend of the Boneknapper Dragon (2010), Book of Dragons (2011), Gift of the Night Fury (2011) and Dawn of the Dragon Racers (2014).

A television series showing the continuing adventures of Hiccup and his friends is currently being shown on Netflix and CBBC.

For games, downloads, activities and sneak peeks, check out: www.howtotrainyourdragonbooks.com and http://www.howtotrainyourdragon.co.uk/

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  • ISBN: 9781444934304
  • Publication date: 02 Nov 2017
  • Page count: 32
  • Imprint: Hodder Children's Books
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