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The Return of the Dragon

3.95 of 5 stars 3.95  ·  rating details  ·  104 ratings  ·  13 reviews
In the long-awaited follow-up to THE DRAGON OF LONELY ISLAND, three adventurous children find further intrigue on a tiny Maine island where a talkative three-headed dragon lives out its days.

With their parents off to London on a special trip, Hannah, Zachary, and Sarah Emily are thrilled to be going back to Aunt Mehitabel's house on Lonely Island. Though their favorite aun...more
Paperback, 160 pages
Published April 11th 2006 by Candlewick Press (first published 2005)
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Lydia Shellenbarger
Wheras the last book, The Dragon of Lonely Island was a collection of stories with various life lessons for the three children, this book is a bit more focused. A millionaire has stopped at Lonely Island while the children are there on vacation and seems sure that there is something on the island. Out of worry for Fafnyr, the children are trying to decide who to trust, what to do with their uncertainty and what to fight for; fortunately for them, Fafnyr's stories this time around deal with simil...more
Bill Tillman
This a children's book, clean, no bad language, no violence, or sex, kindle. The second book on the 'Lonely Island' series does a delightful job of showing life lessons in a wonderful setting. The dragon has three heads and three stories to tell, Hanna, Zacrey, and Sarah Emily have wonderful adventures with Fafnyr, the three-headed dragon.
Bill Tillman
This a children's book, clean, no bad language, no violence, or sex, kindle. The second book on the 'Lonely Island' series does a delightful job of showing life lessons in a wonderful setting. The dragon has three heads and three stories to tell, Hanna, Zacrey, and Sarah Emily have wonderful adventures withwith Fafnyr, the three-headed dragon.
Delpha
My 8 year old son loves this story. He read it in class and came home asking if he could buy it for his kindle. Of course, I would never say no about reading. Thanks for writing a book that is so engaging and makes children want to read. Age appropriate and exciting is a hard combination some times especially for little boys.
Jeff
This book was well written. I just wanted the dragon to do what dragons do--breath fire and eat people. This three-headed dragon was too well mannered, baked bread, and was a vegetarian. Good Grief. Much like wussy vampires that only drink animal blood.
Donna Hunt
great sequel to the dragon of lonely island, the kids come back to vist their dragon friend and learn even more important lessons as they try and succeed on saving their friend from potiential disaster when an unwelcomed person shows up...
Julie
I liked this book. It was a cute read and would be great for children of all ages. I learned that just beacuse something seems like it may be bad dose not mean that it will still turn out that way.
Sophie Chapman
I'm pretty sure this is the last book in the series and if there is an another book, I would be so excited!!!
Donovan
this is one of the best books i have ever read if you like dragon storys you will love this book\
Sara
Apr 16, 2009 Sara rated it 5 of 5 stars
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this book also paints vivid picturs and im glad the second one came out after so much waiting!
Hannah
Just as adorable as the first.
Cade Chicoine
I was fasanated how Rupp wrote it.
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Rebecca Rupp is the author of SARAH SIMPSON'S RULES FOR LIVING, JOURNEY TO THE BLUE MOON, THE DRAGON OF LONELY ISLAND and THE RETURN OF THE DRAGON. She lives in Swanton, Vermont.
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