George and his dragon are off on a magical adventure but this time it is in a fairytale kingdom whose subjects are under attack from two fearsome troll twins, Gobbledegook and Balderdash. The twins are destroying everything and everyone in their path. Something must be done – and George has a plan!
Also in this series: The Egg,, The Great Dragon Rescue and The Dragon Snatcher
4 stars. MP Robertson has created another fabulous picture book about George and his magical adventures. (www.bettybookmark.co.uk)
The fourth of MP Robertson’s charming books about young George and his dragon has them sorting out trolls. Perfect for 5+, with gorgeous pictures. (Times)
A treasure with illustrations that are a masterful blend of realism and fantasy. (Irish Examiner)
This large format hardback book features the most beautiful and captivating illustrations. A lovely book that will be enjoyed for years to come – a good investment. (School Librarian)
Exciting, violent and altogether a gripping story with outstanding artwork and an amazingly simple solution – all thanks to brave, yet modest, George and his trusty dragon. (Carousel)
About the Author
M. P. Robertson was born in Parsons Green, London. He studied Graphic Design at Hounslow Borough College, where he discovered a love for illustrated books. After leaving Hounslow he spent a year drawing in museums, cathedrals and on the underground before specialising in illustration at Kingston Polytechnic. Among the influences on his style are Mervyn Peake, Heath Robinson and Odile Redon. He believes that more than merely decorating a book, illustration should be integral to the narrative. Among is books for Frances Lincoln are The Egg, The Great Dragon Rescue and The Dragon Snatcher; Hieronymus Betts and his Unusual Pets, Big Brave Brian, The Sandcastle and Food Chain. He lives in Bradford on Avon with his partner and two sons.