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Dragon Champion (Age of Fire Series #1)

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3 out of 6 people found this review helpful.

fine fantasy saga

When Auron broke out of his egg, he saw one of the hatchlings kill another and the one who did the killing was left lame. Elves and dwarves entered their cave while their father was away, killing his mother and one of his sisters. Auron and another sister survived and...
When Auron broke out of his egg, he saw one of the hatchlings kill another and the one who did the killing was left lame. Elves and dwarves entered their cave while their father was away, killing his mother and one of his sisters. Auron and another sister survived and he used himself as bait to draw the people who wanted to enslave him so his sister could race to freedom and find their father. --- Auron is caught and taken on a boat but a kind hearted elf frees him. He befriends a trading dwarf who removes the collar off his neck and helps him guard the caravan of goods taken to the steppes. After his job is complete Auron cares for a human child but before he can get her to her people, they meet the oldest known dragon who covets knowledge not treasure. After he takes the girl to a human settlement, he returns to the dragon┬┐s cave to learn all he can. Auron becomes the feudal lord of a group of blighter hominids that once ruled the world but are now on the point of extinction. Circumstances force him to leave his domain when he finds out the wizard behind the deaths of his mother and sister is now using enslaved and bewitched dragons and some blighters who join him willingly to do away with all the hominid races races. Auron must find away to stop him or the world that he knows will be destroyed. --- E.E. Knight makes the transition from the science fiction of his Vampire Earth series to a fantasy saga with an ease at s amazing but not surprising with someone with his enormous amount of writing talent. Told from the perspective of a dragon fresh from the egg to sixty years of age (a toddler in dragon terms) readers will be enchanted by this touching story about a species persecuted, hunted, and killed to the point of near extinction. The audience will love Auron and will look forward to future tales about him. --- Harriet Klausner

posted by harstan on December 9, 2008

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1 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

Loved the idea ...

Loved the idea of a fantasy from the dragon's point of view, unfortunately after the first chapter the book became tedious and I put it down, hope one day I will pick up and finish, but probably not anytime soon.

posted by BlueReader on August 22, 2009

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  • Posted August 22, 2009

    Loved the idea ...

    Loved the idea of a fantasy from the dragon's point of view, unfortunately after the first chapter the book became tedious and I put it down, hope one day I will pick up and finish, but probably not anytime soon.

    1 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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