Year of the Dragon

The Chinese yearly zodiac is made up of 12 animals. In order they are the Rat, Ox, Tiger, Rabbit, Dragon, Snake, Horse, Goat, Monkey, Rooster, Dog and Pig. 2024 is the year of the Dragon. Each animal also rotates between wood, fire, earth, water and gold. 2024 is the year of the Wood Dragon, according to the Chinese zodiac.

Some people believe your zodiac influences different aspects of your life—from luck, personality, future and challenges. Dragons are said to be gifted with innate courage, tenacity and intelligence. They are enthusiastic and confident, not afraid of challenges and are willing to take risks.

To celebrate one of our favorite fantastical beasts, check out these books all about dragons!

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