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Kumiko and the Dragon’s Secret
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From the author of the Aurealis-winning Kumiko and the Dragon.

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Overview

Danger surrounds Kumiko’s family. The sinister Shadow Catchers have kidnapped Kumiko’s sister, Arisu, seeking to absorb the dragons’ magical powers through the royal human bloodline of Kumiko’s family. Kumiko is the only one who can defeat the Shadow Catchers. She alone has the power to rescue her little sister and to restore order to the magical world of the dragons. But can she get there in time?

Kumiko and the Dragon’s Secret continues the adventure of Kumiko, a young Japanese girl who is guarded by the dragon Tomodo.

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Briony Stewart
Photo by Catherine Carvell

Briony Stewart

Briony Stewart is the author and illustrator of several award-winning books for children, including the Kumiko and the Dragon series and We Love You Magoo, which was a CBCA Early Childhood Honour Book for 2020. She was also the illustrator of Mina and the Whole Wide World, which won the 2022 Prime Minister's Literary Award for Children's Fiction. Briony lectures on children’s literature at university and conducts talks and workshops with children across Australia. She loves live drawing challenges, daydreaming and discussing dragons, bunnies and how to tame lions.