Life is dull for a dragon.
For a dragon, time drags on.
Frighten kid, eat princess,
Breathe fire, cause distress.
Day after deadly day, the same.
Eat, scare, sleep, flame.
How to be Batman, the Year Six Disco, the school bully, being alone, best mates, being a dragon or vanishing — FWOOF! Funny, clever and thought-provoking,these poems are brilliant for reading at school or at home.
With witty illustrations by the author, this is an exciting and distinctive debut poetry collection.
ROS ASQUITH has been a Guardian cartoonist for 20 years, and has written and illustrated over 70 books for young people, including the bestseller The Great Big Book of Families, with Mary Hoffman, the Teenage Worrier series, Letters from an Alien Schoolboy-which was shortlisted for the Roald Dahl Funny Prize- and her debut picture story book It’s Not Fairy. Ros lives in north London with her husband and two sons. For more information about Ros, visit her website: www.rosasquith.co.uk