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If only the pages in between were actually entertaining. For example, the double Ks in all of the proper names and the “thees” and “thous” made me twitch every time I saw them. When he wakes up all the eggs have hatched. Why is a book written by a female author so sexist? Jane Yolen Fantasy Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers. Sep 08, Katie rated it it was ok Shelves: By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

All four books take place on the planet Austar IV, which is the fourth planet of a seven-planet rim system in the Erato Galaxy. According to Yolen, the installments of the Pit Dragon trilogy are among those of her books which are often translated into other languages, [2] and they have also been considered to be among her best known books. IDK why the bonders are all wearing their wealth in gold in a bag around their neck. This book is a blend of fantasy and science fiction.

All through the storyline horrid acts are done to these dragons.


Dragon’s Blood (Pit Dragon Chronicles, #1) by Jane Yolen

Jun 11, elissa rated it really liked it Shelves: In fact, we end the book with Jakkin dreaming of one day buying Akki. This is a story about a boy and his dragon, which takes place in a fantasy time period and setting. There were references to drug usage and prostitutio 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. Also, the author showed how people’s lives became messed up when they dabbled in their vices.

Talk to your kids about Apr 17, H. S’Blood wins the fight but is hamstrung, and killed in the Stews. Pursued by the Wardens, they are forced to leave Golden behind in a cave which they had sheltered in during Dark After, using Heart’s Blood’s body as a door and heater.

Pit Dragon Chronicles Series

He doesn’t even register it, or book it in for its first fight. Be the first to review this title.

Refresh and try again. And won’t you make less money off your dragon? It was a Federation penal colony, marked KK29 on the convict map system.

I love this book so much, I’m glad I found it on Amazon. Think of it, a mute fighter–why it would give nothing away, not to pit foes or to bettors. There are only two named female characters in the entire book– obvs they don’t speak to each other or interact, but you have a formerly-beautiful cook who used to be a sex worker, and a currently-beautiful teenager who was raised in a brothel. The star rating reflects overall quality and learning potential. Oct 20, Misti rated it really liked it.


He tells Jakkin that Akki needs his help and wants to know if he is a man.

This is the only place I managed to find this book- I can’t wait to re-read it! While the elite live decent lives, the entire res of the population lives in poverty, attempting to buy their way out of servitude.

Heart’s Blood is pregnant, and Errikin is Jakkin’s bonder. Pit Dragon Chronicles 4 rrilogy. Enthralling, gritty, classic dragon trilogy. Dec 30, Bethany rated it did not like it. I picked this up, read half of it, sat it down, yolwn promptly forgot about it.

She also invents cuss-words for her world which she readily uses with gusto, making me cringe as if she had actually used a real one.

After witnessing very sanguine and very disturbing rituals, in which dragons were sacrificed at the birth of every child, Jakkin and Akki escape, taking a few dragons along with them. What’s that you ask?

I’m aware some of the issues I have with the first book might be fixed in the next book, but I feel the first boo This book is written for a younger audience, middle grade age I believe, as such I’m going to try and avoid any criticisms on the writing style, though I had ttrilogy complaints about it.

I read the first story after seeing it on CBS Storybreak?

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