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The Wearle (Erth Dragons #1)

The Wearle (Erth Dragons #1)

Author: Chris d'Lacey
Series: Erth Dragons Ser.
$15.99(AUD)  inc GST
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Narrator: Jonathan Keeble

Run time: 7hrs 7min / 6 CDs



A Wearle of dragons set out on an expedition from their home planet and was never heard from again. Now, a new Wearle, determined to find the first, has come to the place its creatures call Erth. Gabrial, who still has the blue scales of a young dragon, is eager to prove himself, and to find his missing father. But when Gabrial causes an accident that results in a baby dragon going missing, he'll have to prove himself worthy of remaining with the Wearle at all.



Across the scorch line, most Hom, or humans, live in fear of the dragons. But a boy named Ren is too fascinated to stay away, and will soon find his fate intertwined with that of the dragons. When conflict erupts between the dragons and humankind, Ren does the unimaginable, crossing into dragon territory. Will he be able to gain the dragons' trust and prevent an all-out war?
Reviews

The scope of Chris d'Lacey's creation of a dragon society is impressive and believable ... The interwoven story of the young human, Ren brings warmth to the story which by their nature, dragons lack School Librarian

Author description

Chris d'Lacey is the author of the The Last Dragon Chronicles and the Dragons of Wayward Crescent series. He likes dragons. He was born in Malta, but now lives in Devon with his wife, Jay, and about three hundred teddy bears. He likes teddy bears, too. After graduating from York University with a Biology degree, he went to Leicester University where he worked for twenty-eight years as a research scientist, mainly looking down microscopes. He now writes full time. In his spare moments, he likes to watch TV and walk by the sea - though not necessarily at the same time. His passion is writing and recording songs. His ultimate ambition is to write a song that will feature on the soundtrack of a movie of the dragon books, always assuming a movie is made. Presently, he is working on two new projects, both of which feature dragons to some extent.

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General Fields

  • : 9781408332481
  • : Hachette Children's Group
  • : Orchard Books
  • : September 2015
  • : 202mm X 178mm X 25mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : September 2015
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Chris d'Lacey
  • : Paperback
  • : 1
  • : English
  • : 823.92
  • : Children's - Grade 4-6, Age 9-11
  • : 336