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How to speak dragonese / by Hiccup Horrendous Haddock III ; translated from the Old Norse [i.e. written] by Cressida Cowell.

By: Cowell, Cressida [author,, illustrator.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: Cowell, Cressida, How to train your dragon: book 3.Publisher: London : Hodder Children's, 2005Description: 233 p. : ill. ; 20 cm.ISBN: 9780340999097; 9780340893043; 0340893044.Subject(s): Vikings -- Children's fiction | Haddock, Hiccup Horrendous, III (Fictitious character) -- Children's fiction | Dragons -- Children's fictionDDC classification: 823.914 Summary: Hiccup Horrendous Haddock III was a Viking hero - dashing, brave and ever so hairy. But even Viking heroes have to begin somewhere...Climbing onto a Roman Dragon Rustling ship by mistake in your first "Boarding an Enemy Ship" is bad enough But to then discover Alvin the Treacherous is also on board proves to Hiccup he couldn't have been more wrong especially when he steals his copy of "How to Speak Dragonese". Can Hiccup save the dragons and the day?
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<p> Read the HILARIOUS books that inspired the HOW TO TRAIN YOUR DRAGON films! </p> <p> Hiccup Horrendous Haddock the Third is a smallish Viking with a longish name. Hiccup's father is chief of the Hairy Hooligan tribe which means Hiccup is the Hope and the Heir to the Hairy Hooligan throne - but most of the time Hiccup feels like a very ordinary boy, finding it hard to be a Hero. </p> <br> <p>When Hiccup's dragon Toothless is captured by Romans, only Hiccup and his friend Fishlegs can rescue him. But things get WORSE, when the Romans steal Hiccup's precious book HOW TO SPEAK DRAGONESE and Hiccup and Fishlegs are taken off to the Fortress of Sinister!</p> <p>Now they must save Toothless AND themselves - but how can they possibly escape?</p> <br> <p>READ ALL 12 BOOKS IN THE SERIES!<br> You don't have to read the books in order, but if you want to, this is the right order:<br> 1. How to Train Your Dragon<br> 2. How to Be a Pirate<br> 3. How to Speak Dragonese<br> 4. How to Cheat a Dragon's Curse<br> 5. How to Twist a Dragon's Tale<br> 6. A Hero's Guide to Deadly Dragons<br> 7. How to Ride a Dragon's Storm<br> 8. How to Break a Dragon's Heart<br> 9. How to Steal a Dragon's Sword<br> 10. How to Seize a Dragon's Jewel<br> 11. How to Betray a Dragon's Hero<br> 12. How to Fight a Dragon's Fury</p> <p>How to Train Your Dragon is now a major DreamWorks franchise starring Gerard Butler, Cate Blanchett and Jonah Hill and the TV series, Riders of Berk, can be seen on CBeebies and Cartoon Network.</p>

Hiccup Horrendous Haddock III was a Viking hero - dashing, brave and ever so hairy. But even Viking heroes have to begin somewhere...Climbing onto a Roman Dragon Rustling ship by mistake in your first "Boarding an Enemy Ship" is bad enough But to then discover Alvin the Treacherous is also on board proves to Hiccup he couldn't have been more wrong especially when he steals his copy of "How to Speak Dragonese". Can Hiccup save the dragons and the day?

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