Our author of the week is Andy Shepherd! Discover the first four books in her brilliant The Boy Who Grew Dragons series – listen to the first book below, watch an exclusive video, check out Andy's top three children's books and download brilliant activities.
The fifth and final instalment in the series, The Boy Who Sang With Dragons, will be out on 7 January.
Listen to The Boy Who Grew Dragons
When Tomas discovers a strange old tree at the bottom of his grandad's garden, he doesn't think much of it. But he takes the funny fruit from the tree and when it hatches, he finds he has his very own dragon, Flicker ...
Tomas soon finds out that life with Flicker is fun, but unpredictable. He needs to learn how to look after Flicker - and quickly. And then more dragonfruits appear on the tree. Tomas is officially growing dragons ...
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Watch the video
In this video, Andy tells you all about her final book The Boy Who Sang with Dragons and asks what would inspire you to grow your very own dragon? What kind of stories would you write about them?