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Night Sky Dragons

(2014)
A Picture Book by

 
 
A rousing narrative by Carnegie Medalist Mal Peet and his wife, Elspeth Graham, with atmospheric illustrations by acclaimed artist Patrick Benson.

Yazul loves making kites with his grandfather, but all he truly desires is the approval of his father. Yazul's father, lord of a han along the Silk Road, is a man made stern by loneliness, and Yazul's love of kite-making only seems to elicit disappointment. "Travel and trade are what matters," his father says. But when the han is attacked by bandits, Yazul has an idea. With the help of his grandfather, he might just be able to use his kite-making skills to scare the bandits away and save the han. Will Yazul's courage and cleverness make his father proud?

Genre: Children's Fiction

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October 2014 : USA Hardback
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Title: Night Sky Dragons
Author(s): Mal Peet, Elspeth Graham
ISBN: 0-7636-6144-9 / 978-0-7636-6144-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: Candlewick
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July 2014 : UK Hardback
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Title: Night Sky Dragons
Author(s): Mal Peet and Elspeth Graham
ISBN: 1-4063-0985-0 / 978-1-4063-0985-0 (UK edition)
Publisher: Walker Books
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