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Dragons in a bag

Zetta Elliott

Dragons in a bag

by Zetta Elliott

  • 142 Want to read
  • 30 Currently reading

Published by Random House Children"s Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • African Americans,
  • Juvenile fiction,
  • Magic,
  • Dragons

  • About the Edition

    When Jaxon is sent to spend the day with a mean old lady his mother calls Ma, he finds out she s not his grandmother but she is a witch! She needs his help delivering baby dragons to a magical world where they ll be safe.

    Edition Notes

    StatementZetta Elliott ; illustrations by Geneva B.
    ContributionsB, Geneva, ill
    The Physical Object
    Pagination154 p.
    Number of Pages154
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26974555M
    ISBN 101524770450
    ISBN 109781524770457

    Electronic books Juvenile fiction: Additional Physical Format: Print version: Elliott, Zetta. Dragons in a bag. New York: Random House Books for Young Readers, (DLC) (OCoLC) Material Type: Document, Elementary and junior high school, Fiction, Internet resource: Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File: All. The dragon's out of the bag in this diverse, young urban fantasy from an award-winning author!When Jaxon is sent to spend the day with a mean old lady his mother calls Ma, he finds out she's not his grandmother--but she is a witch! She needs his help delivering baby dragons to .

      The dragon's out of the bag in this diverse, young urban fantasy from an award-winning author! When Jaxon is sent to spend the day with a mean old lady his mother calls Ma, he finds out she's not his grandmother--but she is a witch! Stealing a baby dragon was easy! Hiding it is a little more complicated, in this sequel to reviewer favorite Dragons in a had just one job--to return three baby dragons to the realm of magic. But when he got there, only two dragons were left in the bag. His best friend's sister, Kavita, is a dragon thief!Kavita only wanted what was best for the baby dragon.

    Dragons in A Bag (Book): Elliott, Zetta: In Brooklyn, nine-year-old Jax joins Ma, a curmudgeonly witch who lives in his building, on a quest to deliver three baby dragons to a magical world, and along the way discovers his true calling. Dragons in a Bag (Dragons in a Bag #1) by Zetta Elliott - Goodreads Dragons in a Bag book. Read reviews from the world's largest community for readers. The dragon's out of the bag in this diverse, young urban fantasy Dragons in a Bag: NPR NPR coverage of Dragons in a Bag .


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Dragons in a bag by Zetta Elliott Download PDF EPUB FB2

Product details Age Range: 8 - 12 years Grade Level: 3 - 7 Lexile Measure: L (What's this?) Series: Dragons in a Bag (Book 1) Hardcover: pages Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers (Octo ) Language: English ISBN ISBN Product Dimensions: /5(64).

Dragons in a Bag is a fantasy Dragons in a bag book about a boy named Jaxon and the adventure he goes on with his Ma. Jaxon does not expect to be left at Ma’s house one day, and most certainly does not expect to find out that she is a witch and needs help transporting dragons across the city of Brooklyn, New York/5.

The dragon's out of the bag in this diverse, young urban fantasy from an award-winning author—with two starred reviews. When Jaxon is sent to spend the day with a mean old lady his mother calls Ma, he finds out she's not his grandmother—but she is a witch.

She needs his help delivering baby dragons to a magical world where they'll be : Random House Children's Books. About Dragons in a Bag The dragon’s out of the bag in this diverse, young urban fantasy from an award-winning author.

When Jaxon is sent to spend the day with a mean old lady his mother calls Ma, he finds out she’s not his grandmother–but she is a witch. The dragon’s out of the bag in this diverse, young urban fantasy from an award-winning author–with two starred reviews.

When Jaxon is sent to spend the day with a mean old lady his mother calls Ma, he finds out she’s not his grandmother–but she is a witch. Book Author: Zetta Elliott. Set in gentrifying Brooklyn, Dragons in a Bag is about a young boy (Jax) who spends the day with an elderly neighbor (Ma) while his mother goes to court to challenge their eviction.

To Jax’s surprise, Ma is a witch who needs his help on a mission to deliver three young dragons to another realm. He agrees. No spoilers here. Thankfully, Trub, Jax’s maternal grandfather, is a magic user and helps Jax find Ma and get the dragons to the magical realm, where (discerning readers won’t be surprised) they discover one dragon is a breath of fresh air: a chapter-book fantasy with an urban setting, an array of brown-skinned magic wielders, and a lovable black protagonist readers will root for and sympathize : Zetta Elliott.

The dragon's out of the bag in this diverse, young urban fantasy from an award-winning author. When Jaxon is sent to spend the day with a mean /5(3). Dragon in a Bag contains a cast of diverse characters, including an invisible man, a witch, a squirrel, and Jax’s friend from school.

Black-and-white illustrations are scattered throughout the book and help the reader visualize the characters. Dragons in a Bag is a whimsical, moving, and magical tale. Perfectly tailored to it’s intended audience, Dragons In a Bag, hits all the right notes. Jaxon and his Mom are in trouble.

They’re on the cusp of losing their apartment to an eviction.4/5(1). The dragon's out of the bag in this diverse, young urban fantasy from an award-winning author. When Jaxon is sent to spend the day with a mean old lady his mother calls Ma, he finds out she's not his grandmother--but she is a witch.

She needs his help delivering baby dragons to. Dragons in a Bag | The dragon's out of the bag in this diverse, young urban fantasy from an award-winning author--with two starred reviews When Jaxon is sent to spend the day with a mean old lady his mother calls Ma, he finds out she's not his grandmother--but she is a witch She needs his help delivering baby dragons to a magical world where they'll be safe.

A children’s book about magic, in fact, unapologetically about magic. Bemoaning that magic has already disappeared. Sounds like other books, but this one is set in Brooklyn (Yeah. my home town), and has people of color at the only characters. After reading the author’s notes at the end, I realize this children’s book is long overdue.

Title: Dragons In A Bag Format: Paperback Product dimensions: pages, X X in Shipping dimensions: pages, X X in Published: Aug Publisher: Random House Children's Books Language: English.

Dragons in a Bag is a middle grade book that is recommended for ages It arrived in my recent book order for my K-5 library and I can’t wait to book talk it to my students. I first read it in the school year and then re-read it this September ().

Dragons in a Bag by Zetta Elliott. When nine-year-old Jaxon’s mom, desperate for a babysitter while she goes to read more. When nine-year-old Jaxon’s mom, desperate for a babysitter while she goes to court to fight an eviction notice, leaves him with an eccentric woman she calls “Ma,” Jaxon assumes it’s his grandmother, although he never met her.

Help. What should I review next. (Also: Binti Book Club) - Duration: ONYX Pages views. DRAGONS IN A BAG by Zetta Elliott is a fantastic work of fantasy set in NYC and with a cast filled with BIPOC.

About to be evicted from their apartment, Jax's mama leaves him with a grumpy old lady she calls Ma. Very quickly, Jax learns that Ma is a witch and she has a box of hatchling dragons she needs to transport to another, more magical realm.

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When Jaxon is sent to spend the day with a mean old lady his mother calls Ma, he finds out she's not his g. Dragons in a Bag Zetta Elliott, illus. by Geneva B. Random House, $ (p) ISBN Ma pushes Jax and her dragon-filled purse into the transformer, and Jax arrives back in.Dragons in a Bag takes place in a corner of Prospect Park that’s very close to my own home in Brooklyn, and the plot revolves around the borough’s loss of magic—a phenomenon caused by gentrification.

Jaxon needs somewhere to stay while his mother goes to court to fight an eviction order from their landlord.

There are two things you should never do when dealing with dragons. First, do not let them out of the bag; and second, do not feed them anything sticky and sweet. At the beginning of this likable and suspenseful chapter book, Jaxon (“Jax”) is dropped off by his mother at the home of a stranger: the old woman who raised her.