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Puff, the Magic Dragon

Written by Peter Yarrow and Lenny Lipton & illustrated by Eric Puybaret
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Jan 1, 2012
Publication Date
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2-3
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The adventures of a boy and his dragon friend are recounted in this classic song from the 1960s.

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Book-loving mommy-to-be! Recently enjoyed The Hobbit, Becoming, and The Marvelous Magic of Miss Mabel.
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My favorite part about this book are the illustrations! They do such a wonderful job of adding to the beautiful lyrics in this book. This is a sweet tale of friendship and imagination, and the illustrations really highlight that.

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Who Wrote Puff, the Magic Dragon

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Peter Yarrow

In 1959, Peter Yarrow and Lenny Lipton co-created the beloved song “Puff, the Magic Dragon.” As a member of the renowned trio Peter, Paul & Mary, Peter Yarrow has earned many gold and platinum awards and numerous Grammys(R), as well as an Emmy(R) nomination for his animated TV specials based on “Puff, the Magic Dragon.” Among the many honors bestowed upon him, Yarrow is most proud of the Allard K. Lowenstein Award, which he received in 1982 for advancing the causes of human rights, peace, and freedom. He lives in New York City. <br>Lenny Lipton is the inventor of the modern 3-D projection system used in cinemas worldwide and the author of four books on motion-picture technology. He received an award from the Smithsonian for his invention. Eric Puybaret graduated from the École Nationale Supérieure des Arts Décoratifs in Paris. <i>Puff, the Magic Dragon</i> was his first book, and he has since gone on to illustrate several others, including <i>The Nutcracker</i> for Sterling, and a picture book edition of <i>Somewhere Over the Rainbow</i> with a musical interpretation by Judy Collins. Puybaret lives in Paris, France.<br>

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Lenny Lipton

In 1959, Peter Yarrow and Lenny Lipton co-created the beloved song “Puff, the Magic Dragon.” As a member of the renowned trio Peter, Paul & Mary, Peter Yarrow has earned many gold and platinum awards and numerous Grammys(R), as well as an Emmy(R) nomination for his animated TV specials based on “Puff, the Magic Dragon.” Among the many honors bestowed upon him, Yarrow is most proud of the Allard K. Lowenstein Award, which he received in 1982 for advancing the causes of human rights, peace, and freedom. He lives in New York City. <br>Lenny Lipton is the inventor of the modern 3-D projection system used in cinemas worldwide and the author of four books on motion-picture technology. He received an award from the Smithsonian for his invention. Eric Puybaret graduated from the École Nationale Supérieure des Arts Décoratifs in Paris. <i>Puff, the Magic Dragon</i> was his first book, and he has since gone on to illustrate several others, including <i>The Nutcracker</i> for Sterling, and a picture book edition of <i>Somewhere Over the Rainbow</i> with a musical interpretation by Judy Collins. Puybaret lives in Paris, France.<br>

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Who Illustrated Puff, the Magic Dragon

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Eric Puybaret

Award-winning illustrator Éric Puybaret has illustrated several books for children. He lives in Paris, France.

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Book Details

ISBN:
9781454901143
Publication Date:
January 1, 2012
ASIN/ISBN 10:
1454901144
ATOS® Book Level:
3.4
Accelerated Reader® Points:
0.5
Accelerated Reader Quiz:
116914
Accelerated Reader Interest Level:
LG

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