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Handbook for dragon slayers

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Yearning for life in a cloistered scriptorium, thirteen-year-old Princess Matilda, whose lame foot brings fear of the evil eye, escapes her scheming cousin Ivo and joins her servant Judith and an old friend, Parz, in hunting dragons and writing about them.

StatementMerrie Haskell
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ8.H2563 Han 2013
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25376392M
ISBN 139780062008169
LC Control Number2012022159

Handbook for Dragon Slayers follows Princess Tilda as she struggles to come to terms with her crippled foot and her role as princess of Alder Brook. Author Merrie Haskell paints Tilda with a sympathetic hand so that the reader understands Tilda's frustrations without getting to annoyed at the princess' faults/5.

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HANDBOOK FOR DRAGON SLAYERS hits a winning trifecta. It features an exciting plot with appealing characters, including strong girl protagonists; engaging presentation of the medieval period that will make many young readers want to learn more about the history and legends; and magical horses sure to delight many a tween girl.5/5.

Like Gail Carson Levine's books, Merrie Haskell's middle grade fantasy adventure Handbook for Dragon Slayers mixes magic, mythical creatures, thrilling action, and a wonderful cast of characters.

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That said, Handbook for Dragon Slayers is empowering. It’s real, the characters are complex, and Princess Tilda is not defined by her disability, nor forced by the narrative to “overcome” it — instead, she is someone who has clubfoot and uses a crutch who dreams of fighting dragons and writing a : Aimee Louw.

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The princess never had any interest in chasing dragons/5(6). Handbook for Dragon Slayers is a deeply satisfying coming-of-age tale wrapped in a magical adventure story.

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But when her only friends, her handmaid Judith and the disgraced squire Parzifal, rescue her from a kidnapping plot, Tilda decides that, rather than return home, the trio should instead begin researching her first work: a Handbook for Dragon Slayers.

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Handbook for Dragon Slayers View larger image. By: Merrie Haskell. Sign Up Now. responsibilities. When a greedy cousin steals Tildas lands, the young princess goes on the run with two would-be dragon slayers. Before long she is facing down the Wild Hunt, befriending magical horses, and battling flame-spouting dragons.

Book Details Book Author: Merrie Haskell. Handbook for Dragon Slayers. Award: Schneider Family Book Award. Lord Parzifal and her handmaiden Judith on a dragon-hunting quest. Supported by friends and dragons, Tilda realizes her physical limitations do not define her.

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Appropriate for ages 16+. Like Gail Carson Levine's books, Merrie Haskell's middle grade fantasy adventure Handbook for Dragon Slayers mixes magic, mythical creatures, thrilling action, and a wonderful cast of characters.

Political upheaval sends Princess Tilda fleeing from her kingdom in the company of two hopeful dragon : HarperCollins Publishers. Handbook for Dragon Slayers (Book): Haskell, Merrie: Yearning for life in a cloistered scriptorium, thirteen-year-old Princess Matilda, whose lame foot brings fear of the evil eye, escapes her scheming cousin Ivo and joins her servant Judith and an old friend, Parz, in.

Like Gail Carson Levine's books, Merrie Haskell's middle-grade fantasy / adventure Handbook for Dragon Slayers mixes magic, mythical creatures, thrilling action, and a wonderful cast of characters. Political upheaval sends Princess Tilda fleeing from her kingdom in the company of two hopeful dragon.

All WCPL locations are closed until further notice. During this time you will not be able to place new holds on physical materials. If you have holds on the shelf, they will be held until we reopen. Information Goodreads: Handbook for Dragon Slayers Series: None Source: Purchased Published: Official Summary Thirteen-year-old Princess Matilda, whose lame foot brings fear of the evil eye, has never given much thought to dragons, attending instead to her endless duties and wishing herself free of a princess's responsibilities.

When a greedy cousin steals Tilda's lands, the. Political upheaval sends Princess Tilda fleeing from her kingdom in the company of two hopeful dragon slayers.

The princess never had any interest in chasing dragons. The pain from her crippled foot was too great, and her dream was to write a book.

But the princess finds herself making friends with magical horses, facing the wild hunt, and pointing a sword at fire-breathing dragons. Title: Handbook for Dragon Slayers Author: Merrie Haskell Genre: Historical Fantasy, Middle Grade Publisher: Harper Collins Publication date: May 28 Hardcover: pages Tilda has never given much thought to dragons, attending instead to her endless duties and wishing herself free of a princess’s responsibilities.

When a greedy cousin steals Tilda’s lands, the young princess goes on. Get this from a library. Handbook for dragon slayers. [Merrie Haskell] -- Yearning for life in a cloistered scriptorium, thirteen-year-old Princess Matilda, whose lame foot brings fear of the evil eye, escapes her scheming cousin Ivo and joins her servant Judith and an old.

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Handbook for Dragon Slayers by Merrie Haskell. 5 Total Resources 1 Awards View Text Complexity Submit Text Complexity. Grade; ; Genre; Adventure; Fairy Tales / Folklore; Science Fiction / Fantasy; Cultural Area; Disability. Handbook for Dragon Slayers is a deeply satisfying coming-of-age tale wrapped in a magical adventure story.

The princess never had any interest in chasing dragons. The pain from her crippled foot was too great, and her dream was to write a book. While doing things she never imagined, Tilda finds qualities in herself she never knew she Haskell's middle grade fantasy mixes mythical creatures, thrilling action, and a wonderful cast of characters.

Handbook for Dragon Slayers is a deeply satisfying coming-of-age tale wrapped in a magical adventure story.

Earlier this year, Merrie Haskell‘s MG fantasy novel Handbook for Dragon Slayers, which is about a princess with a clubfoot, won the Schneider Family Book Award for its representation of our one-year anniversary, we invited Merrie Haskell and previous Disability in Kidlit contributor Sara Polsky to the blog to discuss the : Sara Polsky.

Political upheaval sends Princess Tilda fleeing from her kingdom in the company of two hopeful dragon slayers. The princess never had any interest in chasing dragons. The pain from her crippled foot was too great, and her dream was to write a book.

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This book is the definitive guide to slaying the dragons of vice and sin, following the Chief Dragon Slayer Himself (Jesus) and consulting the Ancient Manuel (the Bible).The Senior Dragon Slayers of Old (Saints) avail themselves as dignified mentors for.

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New York: Harper, © (DLC) (OCoLC) Material Type: Document, Elementary and junior high school, Fiction, Internet resource: Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File: All Authors / Contributors: Merrie Haskell.Handbook for Dragon Slayers (Book): Haskell, Merrie: Yearning for life in a cloistered scriptorium, thirteen-year-old Princess Matilda, whose lame foot brings fear of the evil eye, escapes her scheming cousin Ivo and joins her servant Judith and an old friend, Parz, in .