The Dragon Boy, by Donald SamsonWaldorf Publications
The Dragon Boy is a coming of age story. It is a captivating tale of a young boy's surprising relationship with an emerald-green luck dragon. For fourth grade and up, it is an enjoyable read for any age. Its themes of courage and unforeseen turns are especially suited for the Michaelmas season. In the classroom, teachers of younger grades can easily read it to their children. It is useful as a reader in the fifth or sixth grade to stimulate conversation around good and evil, bullying, finding a purpose in life, destiny, perseverance, and above all, courage.