Author: Donaldson, Julia, Scheffler, Axel Published 07/07/2016 | Paperback / softback
281 x 251 x 5 | 226g

ISBN: 9781407170763 Category:


The magical and exciting picture book from the number

one bestselling author and illustrator of The Gruffalo, Zog and

Stick Man.

‘Madam Dragon ran a school, many moons ago.

She taught young dragons all the things that dragons need to know.

Zog, the biggest dragon, was the keenest one by far.

He tried his hardest every day to win a golden star.’

Zog is the keenest dragon in school. He’s also the most accident-prone,

flying into trees and even setting his own wing on fire.

Luckily, a mysterious little girl always comes by and patches

up his bumps and bruises.

But will she be able to help him with his toughest test: capturing

a princess?

Shiny foil highlights on the cover makes this a special gift

for toddlers

A magical picture book about dragons, knights and princesses

from the UK’s number one picture book author and illustrator

Perfect read-aloud rhyming text and stunning pictures on every

page with lots of details to spot

The perfect story for children starting school with bravery,

kindness, friendship and perseverance at the heart

Zog has been adapted into a popular animated film

starring voices from Sir Lenny Henry (Narrator), Hugh

Skinner (Zog), Tracy Ullman (Madame Dragon) and Kit Harrington

(Sir Gadabout).

The animated film of Tabby McTat stars

voice artists including Jodie Whittaker (Doctor Who) as the narrator,

Rob Brydon (Gavin and Stacey) as Fred, Sope Dirisu (Gangs

of London) as Tabby McTat, alongside Cariad Lloyd, Joanna Scanlan

and Susan Wokoma.

Look out for Jonty Gentoo by Julia

Donaldson and Axel Scheffler in 2024.


Winner of the Galaxy National Book Award 2010

Praise for Zog:

‘Heartwarming and hilarious. A book to make your heart soar and ‘zigzag

through the blue’ Daily Mail

‘Humour, heart and a worthy heroine earn this story its own star’

New York Times

‘A delightful bedtime read with Donaldson’s witty versification and

Scheffler’s usual assortment of lushly coloured, winsomely boggle-eyed

characters’ FT

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