The Nervous Dragon

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Published by DK Children

RRP: £5.99

About The Nervous Dragon

This picture book is an adorable introduction to starting school for pre-readers. This journey of a young dragon will teach little ones that starting school isn’t as scary as they might think.

From DK’s bestselling First Seasonal Stories series comes a new magical adventure for any little dragon aged 3-5 getting ready to start school!

Follow the story of Drago, who learns to embrace new experiences as he gets ready for his first day at school. But when he thinks about it, it makes him feel nervous. Settle first day jitters with this magical story that shows that starting school isn't as scary as little ones might think. This story normalises first day worries and is a gentle reminder of the exciting new possibilities that school brings.

This heartwarming board book about starting school offers:

- A great opportunity for little ones to understand and communicate their emotions, build confidence and overcome worries.
- Bright illustrations alongside an engaging storyline that is suitable for young children.
- A chunky board book with rounded edges and sturdy pages for children to turn.
- The fifth title in the bestselling series that includes includes The Happy Pumpkin, The Grumpy Reindeer, The Sleepy Bunny, and The Lonely Otter.

Children who are getting ready to start school are encouraged to share any hidden worries they may have through this picture book about a dragon with a big secret - that he can’t breathe fire. But what will the other dragons at school think? Think board book will teach little ones that starting school is exciting and there's no better place to learn and perfect your fire breathing techniques!

More in the series

At DK, we believe in the power of discovery. So why stop here?

If you like The Nervous Dragon, then why not try other titles in this collection of first experiences for young children? Try The Happy Pumpkin, The Grumpy Reindeer, The Sleepy Bunny, and The Lonely Otter for an introduction to Halloween, Christmas, Easter and Valentine’s!