Saint George and the Dragon (book)

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Saint George and the Dragon
Saint George and the Dragon
Author Margaret Hodges
Illustrator Trina Schart Hyman
Country United States
Genre Children's picture book
Publisher Little, Brown
Publication date
August 3, 1984
ISBN 978-0-316-36789-9
OCLC 10046624
398.2 19
LC Class PZ8.1.H69 Sai 1984

Saint George and the Dragon is a book written by Margaret Hodges and illustrated by Trina Schart Hyman. Released by Little, Brown, it was the recipient of the Caldecott Medal for illustration in 1985.[1] The text is adapted from Edmund Spenser's epic poem The Faerie Queene.


  1. ^ American Library Association: Caldecott Medal Winners, 1938 - Present. URL accessed 27 May 2009.
Preceded by
The Glorious Flight: Across the Channel with Louis Bleriot
Caldecott Medal recipient
Succeeded by
The Polar Express