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How to Cook for a Dragon

Olde Recipes for Young Chefs

Published by Ulysses Books for Young Readers
Distributed by Simon & Schuster

About The Book

Learn how to cook delicious, nutritious, and dragon-friendly recipes with this cookbook for kids that melds kitchen skills with dragonology.

Embark on a culinary adventure with the most delicious dragon book for kids. How to Cook for a Dragon is not your ordinary cookbook—it's a fantastical journey through a realm where every meal is an exciting quest and every recipe is a treasure to be unearthed.

This dragon-themed cookbook is filled with fun, tasty, and nutritious recipes that kids will love to both make and eat, from the "Dragon Egg in a Cave" that will tickle their taste buds to the "Traveler’s Mini Pizzas" that will have them breathing imaginary fire.

What's Inside?
  • Enchanted recipes: Each page is a new discovery with easy-to-follow step-by-step instructions that will guide your little ones in creating magical dishes fit for any dragon's appetite.
  • Dragon lore and fun facts: Learn about the dragons of lore with fun dragon facts included with every recipe to keep your kids engaged and reading.
  • Magical Illustrations: Dive into a richly illustrated world where dragons roam free and the kitchen is a portal to another realm.

Perfect for Families and Kids Aged 5-12

How to Cook for a Dragon is designed to bring families together in the kitchen. It's a perfect introduction to cooking for children, teaching them valuable skills while sparking their imagination. The recipes are simple enough for kids to follow with just a little help from an adult, making it a special activity for family bonding.

Special Features for Young Chefs:
  • A "Dragon Chef's Oath" to inspire and set the stage for a magical cooking experience.
  • Tips for cooking safely, so your little ones can navigate the kitchen with confidence.
  • A customizable Table of Contents where young chefs can write down their own discoveries and recipe tweaks.

Don't miss out on the chance to make cooking a magical journey with How to Cook for a Dragon—the ultimate dragon book for kids. Grab your copy, don your chef's hat, and prepare for a fantastical feast that will make your kitchen the most magical place on Earth!

About The Authors

Samuel “Fact” Kaplan is an author, psychologist, and humorist based in Oakland, California. As a psychologist, he works with families and kids with disabilities, using humor, art, music, and games to create connections and help kids heal from complex traumas. He is the coauthor of the books Goodnight Dorm Room, Everybody Poops 410 Pounds a Year, and The MANual. Samuel is very fast. His speed is comparable to that of a shark crossed with a baby tuna that is also being chased by the aforementioned shark. 

Keith Riegert is an author and the publisher at Ulysses Press. He is also a cofounder of the book publicity and digital marketing firm Pacific & Court and teaches Analytics and Consumer Insights at NYU’s School of Professional Studies in the Center for Publishing.

Product Details

  • Publisher: Ulysses Books for Young Readers (September 2, 2025)
  • Length: 128 pages
  • ISBN13: 9781646047505
  • Ages: 5 - 99

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