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  • Published: 2 June 2014
  • ISBN: 9780857983152
  • Imprint: Random House Australia Children's
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 144
  • RRP: $16.99

Billy is a Dragon 3: Shadow Shifter




A new, laugh-out-loud series from the author and illustrator of Saurus Street.

A new, laugh-out-loud series from the author and illustrator of Saurus Street.
Billy's teenage sister has been kidnapped by werewolves, and only Billy the dragon can save her.

Along with his best friend Jeanie, Benny the were-hamster and two highly trained were-chickens, Billy takes on his ultimate nemesis – Scratchhook the Shadow Shifter.

But will this motley crew be enough to defeat the strongest Shifter of them all?

  • Pub date: 2 June 2014
  • ISBN: 9780857983152
  • Imprint: Random House Australia Children's
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 144
  • RRP: $16.99

About the Authors

Nick Falk

Nick is a practicing psychologist who lives with his wife and two young sons in London. He first picked up a pen aged seven, and has been writing ever since. He likes to write books that are two parts funny, three parts exciting and one part educational, with a dollop of fantastical thrown in. He first started making up stories for his two young sons when they were living by the beach in Tasmania, and 17 published books later, he’s still going strong!

Nick has 4 series of books on the shelves, all for children aged 6 to 10. Saurus Street, which is about time travelling dinosaurs; Billy is a Dragon, which is about shape-shifting were-beasts; Samurai vs Ninja, which is about shuriken-filled battles; and the ‘How To’ series, which is about kids getting horribly lost in history. Nick has lived and worked in Australia, the US and Asia, and arrived back in the UK in 2015.

Tony Flowers

Tony Flowers loves to draw and is an internationally acclaimed illustrator and artist. His drawings are loved in Japan for their detail and humour and he has won an award in the USA for his street chalk art.

Tony has a Masters degree in Visual Communication.

He has illustrated six books in the popular Saurus Street series and his most highly valued prize to date has been from the Oshima Picture Book Museum in Toyama, Japan, for his hand made pop-up book Gaijin Holiday.


Praise for Billy is a Dragon 3: Shadow Shifter

“They've done it again! The team of Nick Falk and Tony Flowers have released more Billy is a Dragon - funny, whimsical and a great yarn.”

Rachel Greenwood, Buzz About Books


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