Download a printable PDF of the original Fractured Lace fairy tale, ‘Tiny Dragon Finds a Home’.
Once upon a time, in a verdant forest glade, a blue speckled egg laid nestled against a cushion of leaves.
Hardly a sound could be heard, until, ‘Tap!’
The egg jostled some more. ‘Tap, tap, tap!’
Soon, a curious nose peeped through a crack in the shell. Finding nothing amiss, the creature tapped again, until the egg lay in pieces around the tiny, perfect dragon that had once been inside.
Now freed, it unfurled its wings and chirruped. It bounced from one foot to another, testing its newly-formed feet. The tiny dragon glanced around eagerly, eyes aglow, ready to meet the family it knew it must have; but the tiny dragon was all alone…
This PDF digital download is for your own personal use only. Please do not redistribute or republish in any way. This single page short story is the original copyrighted work of Kat Johnston, and is suitable for all ages.