Laurence Pringle is the recipient of several awards for his body of work, including the Washington Post-Children's Book Guild Nonfiction Award. He lives in West Nyack, New York. Eujin Kim Neilan is the illustrator of The Best Winds, by Laura E. Williams. She lives in Natick, Massachusetts.
"With the current interest in dragons in fiction, this book fills a nonfiction need giving the history of this creature in world cultures. . . . Will be a great addition to any collection whose users are into the current dragon stories." --Library Media Connection "Will show young readers that there is much to learn about dragons and may lead them to research and dreaming of their own." --School Library Journal