Again! Why you’ll keep hearing this again and again

In the Year of the Dragon, Emily Gravett’s imaginative new book is a fun, cautionary tale of an excitable red dragon

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We all know that moment when your child finds a favourite book and the only thing you hear for the next three weeks is, “Again, again!”

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Even though you and your child know the words off by heart, you have to read it over and over and over again, without skipping a letter.

Children’s author Emily Gravett has cleverly pre-empted this – calling her book Again! Beautifully drawn, it tells the tale of a young excitable dragon who likes to hear his favourite dragon bedtime story read to him, again and again.

Wearing out his mum dragon (or could be dad – difficult to tell), little dragon keeps on with his “Again!” demands, with unfortunate consequences.

It’s a lovely story in itself, but anyone who knows Emily’s other books (Wolves, Little Mouse’s Big Book of Fears, Orange Pear Apple Bear) will guess that there’s always something a little special about her work – and Again! has a delightful surprise.

Perfect for any parent who faces the ‘A’ word on a daily basis – and a great way to help little ones understand that mums and dads get tired too!

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