Brand: Scholastic Press

Product Code: 9780545349239

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Brief Description:
The seven dragon tribes have been at war for generations, locked in an endless battle over an ancient, lost treasure. A secret movement called the Talons of Peace is determined to bring an end to the fighting, with the help of a prophecy's foretelling that calls for great sacrifice.


Brief Description:
Includes excerpt from Wings of fire, book 2, The lost heir.


Biographical Note:
Tui T. Sutherland is the author of several books for young readers, including the Menagerie trilogy, the Pet Trouble series, and three books in the bestselling Seekers series (as part of the Erin Hunter team). In 2009, she was a two-day champion on Jeopardy! She lives in Massachusetts with her wonderful husband, two adorable sons, and one very patient dog. To learn more about Tui's books, visit her online at www.tuibooks.com.


Marc Notes:
Copyright date 2012.;Includes excerpt from Wings of fire, book 2, The lost heir.;The seven dragon tribes have been at war for generations, locked in an endless battle over an ancient, lost treasure. A secret movement called the Talons of Peace is determined to bring an end to the fighting, with the help of a prophecy's foretelling that calls for great sacrifice.


Review Quotes:
Praise for Wings of Fire Book One

"Dramatic battle scenes, double-crosses, and one seriously deranged queen makes WINGS OF FIRE a series that should have broad appeal for middle-grade fantasy fans." --BOOKLIST

"Fast-paced and detailed, this first installment in a new adventure series is entertaining." --KIRKUS

"Readers of all ages will be enchanted by the humanistic storyline and the page-turning excitement." LIBRARY MEDIA CONNECTION


Publisher Marketing:
The beginning of a thrilling new dragon saga-- now in paperback!

Clay and his friends have grown up under a mountain, secretly raised by the Talons of Peace to fulfill a mysterious prophecy. The five young dragons are destined to end the war that's been raging between the tribes of Pyrrhia -- but how they'll do this, none of them knows.

But not every dragonet wants a destiny. When one of their own is threatened, Clay and his friends decide to escape. Maybe they can break free and end the war at the same time -- or maybe they'll risk everything ...


Review Citations:
  • Booklist 05/15/2012 pg. 67 (EAN 9780545443173, Open Ebook)
  • School Library Journal 10/01/2012 pg. 152 (EAN 9780545443173, Open Ebook)
  • Booklist 05/15/2012 pg. 67 (EAN 9780545349185, Hardcover)
  • Kirkus Reviews 06/01/2012 (EAN 9780545349185, Hardcover)
  • School Library Journal 10/01/2012 pg. 152 (EAN 9780545349185, Hardcover)
  • Hornbook Guide to Children 01/01/2013 pg. 85 (EAN 9780545349185, Hardcover)