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Return to the Hidden World with DreamWorks Dragons: Adventures with Dragons: A Pop-Up History (June 4)


DreamWorks Dragons: Adventures with Dragons: A Pop-Up History

Paper Engineering by James Diaz | Writing by Joshua Pruett

Soar alongside the majestic dragons and Viking heroes of DreamWorks’ How to Train Your Dragon films in this ingeniously crafted collectible pop-up book. DreamWorks Dragons: Adventures with Dragons: A Pop-Up History (Insight Editions / June 4, 2019 / $65.00) invites you to explore dragon lore and peek inside the Hidden World from the film How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World.

The Hidden World is the final DreamWorks Dragons film, making this the perfect time to relive the enduring story of Hiccup and Toothless as they first discover each other on the Island of Berk, gain each other’s trust, and grow into the fearless leaders we know them to be after two wonderful films.

Pushing artistic boundaries to deliver a new type of immersive and engaging experience, Adventures with Dragons: A Pop-Up History invites you to fly with dragons and dive into their mysterious Hidden World from the upcoming film. Engage with over two dozen enticing pop-up, novelty, and tactile elements woven into beautifully illustrated artwork just waiting to be explored.

This absorbing new dimension in pop-up books is sure to captivate collectors and DreamWorks Dragons fans of all ages.

About the Author:

James Diaz began his career with Elgin Davis Studios and has developed into one of America’s most accomplished paper engineers. For a decade James served as the creative director for Intervisual, developing over 200 children’s pop-up and novelty books. He founded White Heat, Ltd., which published and packaged over 300 children’s novelty books for National Geographic, Random House, Simon & Schuster, Scholastic, and more. James coauthored and created The Elements of Pop Up: A Pop Up Book for Aspiring Paper Engineers, which many schools across America continue to use as their primary textbook for teaching this highly skilled art form.

Joshua Pruett is a Primetime Emmy and Annie Award–nominated TV writer, author, and storyboard artist best known for his work on Mystery Science Theater 3000, Phineas and Ferb, and Disney XD’s Milo Murphy’s Law. His debut middle-grade book series Shipwreckers will launch in 2019. He is the author of The Jungle Book: The Strength of the Wolf Is the Pack, an adaptation of the 2016 live-action feature film.

About Insight Editions:

Celebrated for its unwavering dedication to quality, Insight Editions is a publisher of innovative books and collectibles that push the boundaries of creativity, design, and production. Through its acclaimed film, television, and gaming program, Insight strives to produce unique books and products that provide new ways to engage with fan-favorite characters and stories. Under this program, Insight has published books covering the worlds of Star Wars, Game of Thrones, The Walking Dead, Destiny, Assassin’s Creed, Halo, Diablo, World of Warcraft, and the Harry Potter films, among many others. Insight’s award-winning art, photography, and sports titles celebrate the artistry and history of a wide range of subjects that include the Rolling Stones, John Lennon, Kurt Cobain, Johnny Cash, the San Francisco Giants, and the Dallas Cowboys. Other divisions include a line of deluxe stationery products, as well as a children’s imprint, Insight Kids. For more information, visit

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