—New York Daily News
San Diego Union
"Pure fun.... Cussler's ability to dredge up forgotten facts and link them to imagined future events lends fresh twists to the techno-thriller.... Watch ou for paper cuts as you turn the pages faster and faster to keep up with Cussler's intense pace."
"CUSSLER IS A MASTER OF BUILDING SUSPENSE AND TENSION. . . . HIGH-TECH ADVENTURE, A LITTLE ROMANCE, AND A WHALE OF A STORY."
"A page-turning romp that achieves a level of fast- paced action and derring-do that Robert Ludlum ...might well envy.... Solidly entertaining."
"Action-packed... Cussler grabs the reader in the opening chapter, starting a rollercoaster ride of heart-stopping adventures, disasters, and coincidences.... Dragon is every bit as thrilling as his earlier Raise the Titanic!
Atlanta Journal and Constitution
"Chock-full of marine technology, gentle twistings of historical fact, and enough undersea action to keep readers turning pages. Lovers of undersea adventures who have yet to pick up a Cussler novel should get to know Dirk Pitt."
"Cussler keeps a tight plot under a favoring wind. ...Much fun, crisply told, with exciting special effects."
Fort Lauderdale Sun-Sentinel
"Pitt has been compared to other popular adventure heroes, but Cussler has created a one-of-a-kind... [DRAGON is] an imaginative and suspenseful novel."
Chattanooga News-Free Press
"From one hair-raising scene to another, Dragon is an incredible and satisfying thriller.... Full of swashbuckling drama and enough twists and turns to keep the reader's attention to the last page....
"Cussler once again bounces to the top of his field by combining current events with an active imagination.... A fine writer.... A spectacular ending."