(back cover) Dragons live in caves, they breathe fire and they’re green and very fierce,”explained Dad Knight. You’ll know one when you see one. Knights have to be big and brave and fight them. That’s what knights do.” A warm and witty story on a popular theme to entertain small knights everywhere! (front flap) Knights are supposed to be big and brave, but Small Knight doesn’t feel big and brave. In fact, he shivers in his boots as he rides out on his horse in search of a fierce dragon to fight. He goes from place to place, asking the local people if they’ve seen a dragon for him to fight. The stories they tell him are so frightening that he realizes he really doesn’t want to fight a dragon at all. On his way home at the end of the day, Small Knight meets a strange but friendly little creature hiding in the shrubbery. What Small Knight fails to realize is that this seemingly innocent meeting will cause general panic the moment he returns home to his castle. (back flap) The Author New Zealand born author, Ronda Armitage has written many books for children. An elementary school teacher for 10 years in New Zealand and the United Kingdom, she has also worked as a counselor and family therapist. Ronda lives in England.Armitage, Ronda is the author of 'Small Knight and George ', published 2007 under ISBN 9780764160615 and ISBN 0764160613.