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31 Great Dragon Books for Kids Who Are Fantasy Fans

There are so many legends and stories from around the world about dragons. These creatures of fantasy can be friendly, terrifying or wise and all-knowing. Which ever way you see them, they are larger than life and fascinating! Maybe that’s why books with dragons are hugely popular with kids.

Is your little one a fan of the fictional fire breathers too? Then we have lined up a great selection of dragon books for them to pick from. Thirty one all time favourites that include award winners as well as timeless classics. What’s more, we have also sorted them by grade for your easy reference.




  • A Friend For Dear Dragon by Margaret Hillert
  • If I Had A Dragon by Amanda & Tom Ellery
  • A Dragon In The Sandpit by Louise Goodman
  • Dragons Love Tacos by Adam Rubin

Grade 1

  • Dear Dragon Gets A Pet by Margaret Hillert
  • Dragon Egg by Mallory Lochr
  • Have You Seen My Dragon by Steve Light
  • The Dancing Dragon by Marcia K. Vaughan
  • The Little Dragon by Heather Amery

Grade 2

  • Danny The Dragon by Russell Punter
  • George’s Dragon by Claire Freedman
  • King Jack And The Dragon by Peter Bently & Helen Oxenbury
  • The Dragon Painter by Rosie Dickins
  • George And The Dragon by Chris Wormell

Grade 3

  • Dragon Masters – Saving The Sun Dragon by Tracey West
  • Ella And Owen – The Cave Of Aaaaah! Doom! by Jaden Kent
  • The Kingdom Of Wrenly – The Lost Stone by Jordan Quinn
  • Sir Cumference And The Dragon Of Pi by Cindy Neuschwander
  • The Tiara Club – Princess Daisy And The Dazzling Dragon by Vivian French
  • Herb The Vegetarian Dragon by Jules Bass and Debbie Harter
  • The Dragonsitter by Josh Lacey

Grade 4

  • My Father’s Dragon by Ruth Gannett
  • Dragon’s Tooth by N. D. Wilson
  • Lily And The Shining Dragons by Holly Webb
  • The Girl Who Drank The Moon by Kelly Barnhill
  • Dragon Rider by Cornella Funke

Grade 5 & Above

  • Wings Of Fire by T. T. Sutherland
  • The Unwateds Quests – Dragon Captives by Lisa McMann
  • Where The Mountain Meets The Moon by Grace Lin
  • A Dragon’s Guide To The Care And Feeding Of Humans by Laurence Yep and Joanne Ryder
  • How To Train Your Dragon by Cressida Cowell

We are confident that this booklist is guaranteed to provide hours of page turning fun and numerous flights of fancy. Let us know which of these books found their way on to your little dragon enthusiasts book shelf.  

You can pick from these and other fantastic books from the BookGuru Library. We are always happy to assist.
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