This book has dragons, robot uncles, aliens, a combative mosquito and, most dangerous of all, more than 13.8 billion poems, conveniently fit into 64 pages of pure silliness. You may never stop reading!
With clever rhymes, eclectic wordplay, and inventive characters, Vikram Madan has created a quirky, hilarious collection for readers of all ages.
Open A Hatful of Dragons if you dare - but only if you're prepared to laugh.
PRAISE FOR A Hatful of Dragons
A Kirkus Reviews Best Book
A 2021-2022 Texas Bluebonnet Award Master List selection
New York Public Library Best Books
Denver Public Library Best & Brightest
Evanston Public Library Great Books for Kids
ALSC Summer Reading Booklist
Bank Street College of Education Best Book
"A loopily meta collection of silly, interactive poetry." -Kirkus Reviews, starred review
"The word that best describes this book rhymes with 'bilarious.'" -Adam Rex, author-artist of Frankenstein Makes a Sandwich
"With rigorous rhythm and rollicking rhyme, Vikram Madan's A Hatful of Dragons delivers a vatful of laughs!" -Douglas Florian, author-artist of Friends and Foes: Poems About Us All
HATFUL OF DRAGONS AND MORE THAN 13.8 BILLION OTHER FUNNY POEMS