The Dragon and the Bomb, by Andrew Wynn Owen (paperback)

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The Dragon and the Bomb is a poem about a man who wants to be a saint and a scientist who wants to split the atom. With illustrations by Emma Wright.

Paperback ISBN 978-1-910139-58-5
Publication date: 24th February 2017
Page count: 36

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In an island kingdom, Don Armando dreams of a dragon-slaying adventure like heroes used to perform. And in a laboratory in a gleaming city, scientist Haplo Nous tinkers towards an atom bomb.

Past, present and future collide in Andrew Wynn Owen’s rip-roaring tale, full of rhythmical fireworks and joyous anachronism. This is a clash between chivalric heroics and modern scientific enquiry, and a shaggy-dog story taking in farmers, fisherpeople, flying machines and general derring-do.