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Pit fighting aside, i think the rest of the trology was set up to be a little more complex; not just the bad overlords v. It was unnerving in the beginning but when Jakkin fought the draks and go the egg thing went up a notch.
Dragon’s Blood (Pit Dragon Chronicles, #1) by Jane Yolen
Yolen said that there were objections to Jakkin committing the act of stealing in Dragon’s Blood. I mean do I really need to know which dragon was culled, which wasn’t and who mated with who.
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Wikipedia articles with plot summary needing attention from June All Wikipedia articles with plot summary needing attention. She apparentl I absolutely hated this atrocity of literature. drsgon
Dragon’s Blood: The Pit Dragon Chronicles: Book 1
By the way, the inhabitants are called Austarians. It’s definitely youth-targeted but the characters and setting are rich and the story is well-written.
So after pages, we actually learn less about the planet then we do in the excerpt.
I was expecting it to be a children’s book, but it makes no bones about some of the rougher aspects of Jakkin’s world prostitution, drug use and that places it more squarely in the YA arena.
Stay up to date on new reviews. Well worth a read. But instead of her competence and strength and extreme patience around stupid men being recognised, we have to endure a lecherously awful scene where her father chucklingly tells Jakkin that Akki needs a strong master, and Jakkin should be the man to take her in hand. I was lost in a world of dragons and the boy who had the daring to dream beyond his limited life. However, he still works at the nursery to pay off his debt to Sarkkhan.
It’s pretty obvious dragn the women in this world aren’t really considered people.
I’d recommend it to readers looking for something like Anne McCaffrey’s dragon books. Write a customer review. He tells them he will guard it, and they should return to the Nursery.
Informizely customer feedback surveys. Of course, though he knows a little bit yoken dragons, he doesn’t really know anything about t It’s more than years since humans settled the planet Austar IV in the Erato galaxy, and training and fighting the native dragons has become the planet’s main claim to fame.
Jakkin returns to Rokk Major with Heart’s Blood, and wins the trjlogy fights. While the elite live decent lives, the entire res of the population lives in poverty, attempting to buy their way out of servitude.
Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals. The second I found it in my school library, I snatched it up I picked this book up because Brandon Sanderson said that this was one of the books that caused him to want to be an author.
Aug 05, Adrienne rated it it was ok Shelves: I understand trying to teach children to be empathetic to non-human species as well as human but I wouldn’t want to teach them with this book. Enthralling, gritty, classic dragon trilogy. Entertainment, food, clothing, etc, all come from dragons. Nov 16, Megan rated it really liked it Shelves: A fast read, if you have KU grove on over to Amazon.
May 22, Josie rated it it was ok Shelves: Most of the things that bugged me were related to world-building. This is a story about a boy and his jabe, which takes place in a fantasy time period and setting.