Have You Seen My Dragon?

 
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1+
Release Date
April 08, 2014
ISBN
978-0763666484
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Enter a fascinating, ornately drawn cityscape and help a boy find his dragon while counting objects from hot dogs to traffic lights. In the heart of the city, among the taxis and towers, a small boy travels uptown and down, searching for his friend. Readers will certainly spot the glorious beast, plus an array of big-city icons they can count. Is the dragon taking the crosstown bus, or breathing his fiery breath below a busy street? Maybe he took a taxi to the zoo or is playing with the dogs in the park. Steve Light’s masterful pen-and-ink illustrations, decorated with meticulous splashes of color, elevate this counting book (numbers 1–20) to new heights. Maybe the dragon is up there, too!

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Find the Dragon, Explore His World
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4.5
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4.0
Illustrations/Photos (if applicable) 
 
5.0
In Have You Seen My Dragon, a little boy's city springs to life through intricate black-and-white drawings, dotted throughout with bursts of colorful images, from ice cream cones to traffic lights. Not only will your child love finding the easy-to-spot dragon performing all sorts of silly antics, she will have a great time counting from 1 to 20 as you progress through the book.

I really enjoy Steve Light's jam-packed illustration style, and every time I've read this book to my kids, I've seen something new. The idea of a child having a pet dragon really seems to entertain my babes, and we talk about the different scenes depicted in the book as we read. From cover to cover, this picture book is a gem!
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