Chip Donovan and the Dragonfly
By Bill Russell
Published By

Delancey Press Ltd.

ISBN 9780953911926
Children's Genre 6-10 years
Publication Date 05/18/2018
Price 8.50
Binding Hardcover
Hardcopy Hyperlink


The original story of an unloved London boy who after being turned out of his home penniless and hungry has to learn about the harsh realities of life on the street.
In this compassionate children’s story Chip finds friendship in an emotionally chilly world.  With the help of his unexpected friend Drago, Chip learns to live again.  But will he finally discover love and safety in the warmth of a new home? 
In the unique ‘two books in one’ format, fully illustrated through with cartoons and pictures.

Author's Bio

Bill Russell writes music and lyrics.  This is his first children’s book.  Russell has written a song to go with this enchanting story.  For a free download visit:
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I could not put this book down once I started reading it.  It was great.  The story has surprises.
Koris Youngman (8)
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  1. Charming. On one side cartoons — flip the book and on the other lovely drawings. And a song.

  2. Lovely song.

  3. Simply beautiful. What a great gift.

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