Usborne Children’s Books

Search Usborne

Hardback with ribbon marker

Currently unavailable on this website

An enchanting tale for children growing in reading confidence based on the story by E. Nesbit. When young King Leo disobeys his advisors and opens the magical book, a greedy dragon is released. He must find a solution before his kingdom is eaten. Can the magical book can help? Featuring the sumptuous illustrations of Victor Tavares. Usborne Young Reading has been developed with reading experts from Roehampton University.

Book information

Key Stage
KS1/2 E
Lexile Measure
CEFR Level
Hardback with ribbon marker
ISBN: 9780746084137
Extent: 64 pages
Dimensions: 196 x 130mm
Lesley Sims
Victor Tavares

Resources for this book

  • Usborne Reading Programme
    Find out more about the Usborne Reading Programme, download a chart of the seven levels and watch an interview with reading consultant Alison Kelly.