Dragons Love Tacos

Title: Dragons Love Tacos
Author:  Adam Rubin
Illustrator: Daniel Salmieri
Publisher: Dial Books
Publication Date: June 14, 2012
Genre/Format: Picture Book
Ages: 3-7


Dragons love tacos. They love chicken tacos, beef tacos, great big tacos, and teeny tiny tacos. So if you want to lure a bunch of dragons to your party, you should definitely serve tacos. Buckets and buckets of tacos. Unfortunately, where there are tacos, there is also salsa. And if a dragon accidentally eats spicy salsa . . . oh, boy. You’re in red-hot trouble.

About the Author: Adam Rubin
Adam Rubin is the New York Times best-selling author of a half dozen critically-acclaimed picture books including Secret Pizza Party and Robo-Sauce. He spent ten years working as a creative director in the advertising industry before leaving his day job to write full time. Adam has a keen interest in improv comedy, camping and magic tricks.

About the Illustrator:Daniel Salmieri
Daniel Salmieri has illustrated many fantastic picture books, including the New York Times bestseller Robo-Sauce. He grew up in Brooklyn, New York, constantly drawing and painting images of ninja turtles, dinosaurs, and fighter jets (not in the same scene…), and graduated from the University of the Arts in Philadelphia. He lives in Brooklyn, New York.

My Thoughts:
Have you ever REALLY wanted to make friends with a dragon but wasn’t sure how? Maybe you have thought about having a marshmallow roasting party and inviting them…only to find out that dragons aren’t really crazy about roasting marshmallows.  So how do you make friends with a dragon??  The answer is simple really….all you have to do is throw a taco party!! Did you ever dream that tacos is a favorite food of a dragon?  

Now that you know that Dragons love tacos, you need to check out the Dragons Love Tacos book to find out exactly how to throw a taco party that dragons are going to LOVE! In this book, you’ll find explicit instructions on how to throw your very own taco party, how many tacos you’re going to need, and what their types of tacos.

I do highly recommend that you read this book very carefully. No skipping around, because there is something very important that you have to remember when it comes to throwing a taco party. There is one topping that dragons simply don’t love, so you need to make sure that it doesn’t end up at the party.

All in all this is such a fun read! My six-year old laughed the entire time we read this book. Highly recommended.

Dragons Love Tacos can be found at your local book retailer or online at stores like Amazon.

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Samantha has been blogging for over 8 years and is a wife and homeschool mom of 4 from North Carolina.

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