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When a dragon moves in

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Flashlight Press,
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1st ed.
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IL: LG - BL: 3.3 - AR Pts: 0.5
On a beautiful day at the beach, a young boy brings his bucket, shovel, and imagination, and builds a perfect sand castle. Right away, a agon moves in. The boy decides to befriend his agon and they spend time roaming the shore, flying a kite, braving the waves, defying bullies, and roasting marshmallows--all while Dad is busy sunbathing and Mom is engrossed in her book. Unfortunately, no one believes the boy when he tries to share the news of this magnificent creature. That's when the mischief begins, and the agon becomes a force to be reckoned with. While adults will recognize the naughty antics as a ploy for attention, children will dissolve into giggles as the agon devours every last sandwich, blows bubbles in the lemonade, and leaves claw prints in the brownies. Maybe the agon really is running amok on the beach, or maybe it's a little boy's imagination that is running wild.
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Full title when a dragon moves in
Author moore jodi
Grouping Category book
Last Update 2018-05-25 23:28:53PM
Last Indexed 2018-05-27 00:43:23AM

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subject_facet Beaches -- Juvenile fiction, Dragons -- Juvenile fiction, Imaginary companions -- Juvenile fiction
title_display When a dragon moves in
title_full When a dragon moves in / written by Jodi Moore ; illustrated by Howard McWilliam
title_short When a dragon moves in
topic_facet Beaches, Dragons, Imaginary companions