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The New Kid at School #1

The New Kid at School #1

Illustrated by Bill Basso


The New Kid at School #1

About the Book

When a traveling minstrel foretells that he is to become a hero, Wiglaf sets out to fulfill his destiny: he signs up at the Dragon Slayers' Academy. But how can he ever hope to be a dragon slayer when he can't even stand the sight of blood?

Product Details

On sale: May 12, 2003
Age: 7-10 years
Grade: Grades 2-5
Page count: 112 Pages
ISBN: 9780448431086

Author Bio

Kate McMullan is the award-winning author of more than seventy-five books for children. She lives in Sag Harbor, New York.


"Wizards, dragons, a secret princess, a pig who speaks Pig Latin, and a hero who is served boiled eel on a bun.  What more could you possibly want in a book." -Jon Szieszka

"Here's a young hero who could well be Harry Potter's little brother." -Mary Pope Osborne