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Announcing the beginning of Dragon Tales Story Time, every Tuesday at 3:30pm beginning January 22, here at Dragonwings! Bring little ones, ages 2-5, for stories, songs, puppets, and play, and receive a coupon for discounts on store items! Check back for weekly posts announcing this weeks theme. We hope to see you there!
By Julia Donaldson From the creators of Room on the Broom comes another great character Tabby McTat. Spending everyday singing on the streets with his owner, Tabby couldn’t have been happier. But after a stroll around the block, his owner had disappeared. Having to make a new life for himself, Tabby finds a wife, has [...]
By Steve Metzger A cute picture book and story about President Lincoln and why he decided to grow the beard that made him so recognizable even to this day. When little Grace saw a picture of the presidential candidate she thought his face was too thin and thought he would get more votes if he [...]
By Kadir Nelson This is a beautifully illustrated picture book telling the story of the great Nelson Mandela. Meant for ages 4-9, this book tells a brief history of Nelson Mandela and his fight to end apartheid in South Africa. An inspirational and educational book of a man who risked everything and in the end [...]
The Holiday Season is here and Dragonwings is full of Christmas spirit and stocked up with everything you need for the little ones. From classic Christmas books like The Twelve Days of Christmas and Over the River and Through the Woods to the recently released Fancy Nancy Splendiferous Christmas and everything in between. Ages 0-3 We have a [...]
By: Harry Bliss School fieldtrip to the museum! No one is more excited than Bailey the dog. How fun would it be to have a dog as a classmate. Climbing T-Rex, taking a nap in a tepee, and seeing lots of fabulous artifacts, couldn’t be a better day for Bailey. Wonderful graphics and cute story [...]
We now have Kobo e-readers for sale (special price below) at Dragonwings Bookstore and you can purchase e-books right here on our website. Shortly, we will be linking our reviewed books on this site to their e-book counterparts, too. Kobo offers lots of great deals and discounts. They have the largest e-book selection in the world (bigger [...]
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By: Doreen Rappaport This is a truly inspiring story of an amazing woman who, despite her many physical challenges was able to overcome and excel in many areas of her life. With Annie Sullivan, her awe-inspiring teacher by her side, Helen was not only able to learn how to read and write but she attended college, [...]
By: Mo Willems The Duckling gets a cookie and boy does that infuriate the Pigeon. After quite the display of ranting and raving, pigeon gets a little lesson in patience and appreciation, and duckling gets a new cookie. Simple story, simple graphics, and simply enjoyable for the little ones to read.
By Jeff Kinney, Release Date: November 13, 2012. Love is in the air—but what does that mean for Greg Heffley? A Valentine’s Day dance at Greg’s middle school has turned his world upside down. As Greg scrambles to find a date, he’s worried he’ll be left out in the cold on the big night. His [...]