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Joan Procter, Dragon Doctor: The Woman Who Loved Reptiles

Joan Procter, Dragon Doctor The Woman Who Loved Reptiles

Published: 7 Jun 2018

Paperback / softback, 40 pages

Recommended for age 7+

By Patricia Valdez

Illustrated by Felicita Sala

Published by Andersen Press Ltd

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Back in the days of long skirts and afternoon teas, young Joan Procter entertained the most unusual party guests: slithery and scaly ones, who turned over teacups and crawled past the crumpets... There, just like when she was a little girl, Joan hosted children's tea parties - with her komodo dragon as the guest of honour.

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