For every book we sell, we donate one to kids in need!
items in
your cart
books we'll
donate

My Father's Dragon: Deluxe Illustrated Edition

Regular price
$18.99
Sale price
$18.99
Guaranteed by Christmas!
56 pages • 9 in x 11 in • Ideal for kids 6-10 years old
Quantity must be 1 or more
+ We'll donate a book to kids in need!
Free Shipping with 2 or More Books

 1949 Newbery Honor

 Soon to be a 2022 Netflix film

We grew up with My Father's Dragon and fell in love with it as children. We're so excited to bring you this gorgeous keepsake edition! The attention to detail is absolutely beautiful throughout. You'll find:

  • The original, unabridged text!
  • A beautiful, large-format hardcover with smooth, matte finish
  • Characters from the original book stamped in gold on the red spine
  • Full-page, hand-painted gauche illustrations by international illustrator Helena Perez Garcia
  • Beautiful endpapers with charming patterns of . . . the tangerines, of course!

It's the perfect gift for fans of the original and first-timers alike! We hope many, many more generations will discover this much beloved story. 

We love our books so much, they come with our Easy-Peasy 100% Money-Backed Guarantee. 

We hope you fall in love with our books. But if for any reason you don't, we'll issue you a full refund—no questions asked. Just let us know the problem, and boom, done! Do you have to mail the book back? No need! (Life is too busy already, don't you think?) All we ask is that you donate the unwanted book to someone in need.

How fast do orders ship? In-stock books ship within 1-2 business days! 

Do you accept returns? If for any reason you don't love the book, let us know and we'll issue you a full refund, no questions asked. And no need to mail the book back! (Life is too busy already, don't you think?) All we ask is that you donate the unwanted book to someone in need.

What about pre-orders? When do those ship? Pre-ordered books ship as soon as we receive the physical books from the printer. To find the estimated shipping date for any pre-order title, just look above the "Pre-Order" button on the book's product page. Estimated shipping dates update based on the latest information we have on when books will arrive from the printer. 

How do I track my order? Once your order ships, you'll automatically receive tracking information by email. It's super quick and accurate!

Behind the Book
Helena Pérez García

Helena Pérez García is a Spanish illustrator whose work has appeared across magazines, newspapers, packaging, and books for children and adults internationally. Her illustrations are conceptual, whimsical, and rich in detail and color. Helena’s primary medium is gouache, and her main sources of inspiration are art, literature, and cinema. After completing a Fine Arts Degree in Spain, Helena relocated to London in 2012, where she lived and worked for 6 years. During this period, and driven by the artistic history and cultural influences of the city and the country, Helena developed her characteristic style. She relocated to Madrid in 2018, where she is currently based. Some of her clients include Penguin Random House, The Body Shop, Tate Publishing, The Financial Times, Reader’s Digest and Il Corriere della Sera, amongst many others.