NEW available from Oct 2012


This is the tenth hilarious Hiccup adventure in the How to Train Your Dragon series.

When we last left Hiccup things were getting very dark indeed. The Dragon Rebellion has begun. Snotlout is the new Chief of the Hooligan Tribe. Stoick has been banished and given the Slavemark. And Alvin the Treacherous has EIGHT of the King's Lost Things, and has been proclaimed the new King of the Wilderwest ...

But what can Hiccup do, now all alone and in exile, hunted by both humans and dragons Can he find the Dragon Jewel, mankind's last and only hope And if he does, what will he do with it?

The Books

  • 9781444900941
  • 9780752866055
  • 9780340999080
  • 9780340999097
  • 9780340999103
  • 9780340999110
  • 9780340999127
  • 9780340999134
  • 9780340996928
  • 9781444910285
  • 9781444908794

The News

Free Day of the Dreader mini book

To celebrate the release of the latest Hiccup Horrendous Haddock the Third adventure How to Seize a Dragon’s Jewel [link to the information about this book] awe are giving away FREE copies of the novella, The Day of the Dreader. Available at participating booksellers only, limited while stocks last.

About Day of the Dreader

The Isle of Berk is being stalked by the BIG DREADER (a dragon), and the Hooligans are trapped without any food! It’s the Day of the Dreader and he is ANGRY. Can Hiccup save the day yet again?

About Cressida Cowell

Cressida Cowell grew up in London and on a small, uninhabited island off the west coast of Scotland. She was convinced that there were dragons living on this island, and has been fascinated by dragons ever since. Cressida has written and illustrated eight books in the popular Hiccup series which is now published in over 30 languages. Also the author of picture books, Cressida has won the Nestle Children's Book Prize 2006 and has been shortlisted for many others. Cressida lives in Hammersmith with her husband and three children.

Check out Cressida's Hiccup website: www.howtotrainyourdragonbooks.com

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