The Reluctant Dragon
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What to expect
When a dragon is discovered up on the Downs, the Boy is not in the least surprised. He’s always known that cave was a dragon cave—it seems only right for a dragon to be living in it.
The Boy decides to pay a visit to the cave, and he thinks he knows just what to expect. But this particular dragon is not a bit like the ones in fairy tales.
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