A Discovery of Dragons (Hardcover)
July/August 2021 Kids Indie Next List
“This book is an epic adventure. Pulling history from the voyage of Charles Darwin aboard HMS Beagle, Galvin brings to life the story of Darwin’s cabin boy and assistant. Simon is brave and selfless even when it’s difficult to be either, and you’ll cheer for him at every turn.”
— Marielle Orff, Towne Book Center and Wine Bar, Collegeville, PA
Action packed adventure awaits in the Discovery of Dragons! Simon is honored to be the cabin boy and sometimes assistant to the young Charles Darwin, but when a storm hits and Simon is marooned on an island not far from the Galapagos, exciting discoveries are waiting to be made.
— From Staff Picks by Jessica