The Great Dragon Warrior
Ng Swee San
Illustrated by Wen Dee Tan
Basmi the dragon has always dreamt of becoming a great dragon warrior. Now it looks like his dream might come true, as a great dragon warrior is living in the cave right by him. Oh, the things he could learn from this great dragon warrior! But Basmi learns an unexpected lesson from this dragon warrior when he finally reveals himself.
About the Author:
Ng Swee San is a freelance writer with TV screen credits for prime-time dramas (Code of Law 1 and 2; The Pupil 1 and 2; Anything Goes; Yang Sisters; 80s Rewind;), children’s shows (Kids United seasons 1, 2 and 3; Sketch; Shapes), infotainment (Art of Health; Travelling Palette) and docu-dramas and documentaries (True Courage; Dining with Death).
Her first feature film screenplay Funeral Ties was awarded second prize at the MDA National Scriptwriting Competition 2003 (Feature Film category). She has also been awarded three feature film script writing grants by the Singapore Film Commission. Since 2008, she has been teaching screenwriting at Puttnam School of Film, Lasalle, and helps workshop student scripts. She was story consultant for the feature film Blood Ties. Her first full-length play Marriage of Inconvenience was staged by Theatreworks in 2004. Her subsequent plays include Sangkuriang (adaptation of Indonesian folktale) and Bond-age (part of the OCBC Singapore Theatre Festival 2009).
About the Illustrator:
Wen Dee Tan is an illustrator and graduate of the Cambridge School of Arts. In 2013, she won third prize in the Macmillan Prize, which is an award established by Macmillan Children’s Books to encourage and support new work from young illustrators in UK schools.
Size: 210 x 260mm
Published: March 2015