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Thorfinn and the Dreadful Dragon

David MacPhail
Richard Morgan


Also available as: eBook

Range: Young Kelpies Paperback 136 pages 50 b/w illustrations 197 x 158 mm ISBN: 9781782505655 Publication date: 18th April 2019
You might think all Vikings are ROUGH, TOUGH, MEAN, HAIRY and SMELLY. But Thorfinn is no ordinary Viking!
Chief Harald the Skull-Splitter is competing against a mean old rival at the Great Fire Festival in Shetland.
Can Thorfinn the Nicest Viking find the legendary Great Dragon in time to help him win the prize?


'Thorfinn and the Dreadful Dragon is funny and adventure-filled, and would be particularly enjoyed by newly-independent readers. While it's sure to be a hit with existing fans, it also works well as a stand-alone.'
-- Roaring Reads

Thorfinn and the Dreadful Dragon


David MacPhail left home at eighteen to travel the world and have adventures. After working as a chicken wrangler, a ghost-tour guide and a waiter on a tropical island, he now has the sensible job of writing about yetis and Vikings. At home in Perthshire,…

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Richard Morgan was born and raised by goblins on the Yorkshire moors. He has painted backgrounds for Disney TV and now writes and illustrates children’s books. He lives in Cambridge, England, and has a family of goblins of his own.

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