Great Books Read-Aloud Dragon Series, Student Anthology

Junior Great Books Read-Aloud Dragon Series, Student Book

JRA-DRA | ISBN 978-0-945159-42-1 | Grades K–1

The diverse selection of folktales, stories, and poetry in the Junior Great Books® Read-Aloud program captivates young students and helps them develop the skills they need to become good readers. This book includes all three volumes of the Dragon Series.


The Frog Prince
Brothers Grimm as told by Wanda Gág
Guinea Fowl and Rabbit Get Justice
African folktale as told by Harold Courlander and George Herzog
"Nature Speaks"
Poetry by Carl Sandburg, James Reeves, and Federico García Lorca


Feraj and the Magic Lute
Arabian folktale as told by Jean Russell Larson
The Tale of Johnny Town-Mouse
Beatrix Potter
Poetry by A. A. Milne, Gwendolyn Brooks, and Robert Louis Stevenson


Buya Marries the Tortoise
African folktale as told by W. F. P. Burton
The Huckabuck Family and How They Raised Pop Corn in Nebraska and Quit and Came Back
Carl Sandburg
"Magical Places"
Poetry by Byrd Baylor, William Shakespeare, and Martin Brennan