Tongue-in-cheek dragonlore: The Discovery of Dragons by Graeme Base

World map showing the supposed location of the dragon discoveries in Base's tongue-in-cheek guideThe Discovery of Dragons by Graeme Base is another delightful Australian picture book that works on multiple levels. Detailing the unlikely tale of how four unlikely people discovered dragons with beautiful illustrations, funny comic strips along the bottom of each page and the letters that “prove” the discovery of dragons, complete with delightful and amusing details about each species. As usual with a Graeme Base books the pictures hold clues to a mystery.

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