HOW DROOFUS THE DRAGON. LOST HIS HEAD. “Once upon a time there lived a family of dragons. They were a horrible bunch of beasts who travelled about. A kindly dragon, with an aversion to killing insects for dinner, grows into a monster as a result of his vegetarian diet. How Droofus the Dragon Lost His Head by Bill Peet, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.
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He is my new hero!
Sep 18, Devi Henn added it Shelves: Feb 07, Valerie Basham rated it it was ok Shelves: Jan 28, Emily rated it it was amazing Shelves: Recommended to Noah by: I liked that Droofus discovered what he wanted to do with his life, and that hiw no longer wanted to be horrible.
You could really see his emotions which made the story that much better.
It’s rather long, so it gets a bit tedious to read it aloud several times a day. Country Bunny Marjorie Flack.
Not all 7 year olds can read this book alone, but it has delightful illustrations and a fun story. Review quote “Children will enjoy this amusing combination of fantasy and realism, and especially the cheerful illustrations of a likeable dragon. But, as expected, the story has a happy ending. Droofus the kindly dragon has a price ddroofus his head, but the small boy who befriends him refuses to sell him to the king.
There are three problems: A sad beginning turns into an adventurous tale of friendship and creative thinking. Second, the little boy’s family is poor.
There were a few parts that could have been decent if they had been told in another style but with the way the book was put together it just was like reading a chalkboard of scratching nails. Books by Dragom Peet. The theme of being kind and protecting a friend is beautifully woven into the story.
It’s too long to keep the attention of preschoolers, but I would recommend Bill Peet books to anyone building a home library. Waiting for Baby Rachel Fuller.
This was a great read! View all 3 comments. There he meets a young hia and his family the nurture him and help Droofus get back on his feet. Thanks for telling us about the problem. Droofus the dragon gets separated from his family at a young age, realizes he prefers to be a vegetarian, and goes flying to fight off boredom.
Third, the king wants Droofus’s head on his wall. Bill Peet is another author I love. My New Baby Rachel Fuller.
Where Is Baby’s Belly Button? Thanks, Chandra, for bringing this to my attention! Product details Format Paperback 46 pages Dimensions x x 4. The Very Hungry Caterpillar: Jan 22, Kathryn rated it really liked it Shelves: Asher 4 years old and Dex 2 years old both loved this story. Knights from around the village go out and search for Droofus to claim the haed but no one can find him.