Eggs are dropped; wings, necks, and other body parts are ripped through with claws; a poisonous tail stabs through a skull; a neck is snapped; acid spray eats away faces and bodies; a flightless dragon is picked up and dropped to his death; another is tortured with lack of water until mad and forced to fight. I had to put this book down because to me, it wasn’t going anywhere but what I didn’t know was that if I had read a few more pages, things would’ve started to get interesting. Sutherland, Tui, author. But I, being older, enjoyed the novel. I was surprised at Wow! I’m not evil or anythi What a wonderfully entertaining book! How will the dragonets escape the Skywings’ clutches?
Back to the marshes, to the swamps, to a whole tribe of MudWings who looked like him and thought like him. And holy hell, batman, was this a phenomenal purchase. Clay remains the peacemaker and protector of his friends, despite every attempt to raise him to be a killer. It was this that every single tree on central Pantala was chopped down when the LeafWings refused to let themselves live under Queen Wasp’s rule. Want personalized picks that fit your family? This book, with the theme of friendship and love, is sure to get you interested if you like dragons and battles, as well as some love. If you’re a warriors fan looking for a new series, I would definitely give this a try!
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You’ve been raised, along with 4 other dragonets, your whole life. Wings of Fire The Wings of Fire logo, used on prophecj covers of the novels and universally in relation to the series as a whole.
May 31, Kelly rated it really liked it. Blake I’ve read the whole series and loved all of it. Maybe as the next adventure ensues they’ll encounter some nicer dragons, but the way this war-mongering world is set up, it’s not worth counting on.
The Dragonet Prophecy: Wings of Fire, Book 1 Book Review
Is it OK for kids to read books outside their reading levels? Clay as a protagonist could have been more interesting and I wonder if the point of view will switch for the next book. It’s a children’s book series that I’m writing with Erin Hunter. May 20, Firestar rated it it was amazing. Oct 09, Chelsea rated it really liked it Shelves: And when prophdcy select five escape their underground captors to prophech for their original homes, what has been unleashed on the dragon world may be far more than the revolutionary planners intended.
Tui did a great job taking a simple middle grade book formula ffire of kids find out they’re part of prophecy in which they save the world and twisted it into a very intriguing and original story.
I’d say maybe 11ish and up, just to be safe. I’m certainly a fan of Clay the Mudwing now and excited to see where his story is going to take him! But I, being older, enjoyed the novel. Dec 29, Alliyah rated it it was amazing Shelves: The Lost Heir Third Book: How cool dragonft that?
Sutherland Fore rights reserved by the original copyright owners. Open Preview See a Problem? And when danger threatens one of their own, Clay and his friends may choose freedom over fate To view it, winge here.
Clay and his seawing friend Tsunami escape but come face to face with Queen Scarlet, a queen in the war that the dragonets are destined to stop SPOILER, they get caught and give away there location, Part 2 was even better then Part 1 but my fav part was in the middle And yet it works, because its done winfs such sincerity, played straight and with enough heart that the cliche doesn’t grate, but instead prohpecy you why this is a cliche in the first place.
In the graphic novel adaptation of the first title in Sutherland’s popular fantasy series, the illustrations translate rather than enhance the original story. Library Locations and Hours. Jan 27, Beth rated it it was amazing Shelves: If I had to say one thing I didn’t love, it would be the romance subplot.
Sure to be a hit among fantasy-adventure fans. A secret movement called the Talons of Peace is determined to bring an end to the fighting, with the help of a prophecy — a foretelling that propnecy for great sacrifice. The war ended in a courtyard of Burn’s stronghold, which became Thorn’s after The Eye of Onyx crowned her official queen of the SandWings.
Aug 18, Heidi rated it it was amazing. So even though I haven’t read this book, I believe it deserves every one of those five stars and more for igniting that spark in my reluctant reader. The New York Times bestselling Wings of Fire series takes flight in this first graphic novel edition, adapted by the author with art by Mike Holmes.
Now I just have to get my hands on the rest of the books Five young dragons are destined to fulfill a prophecy to end the war among dragon tribes. Since he fits squarely within the target audience, I bowed to his decision and gave it 5.
The Dragonet Prophecy: Wings of Fire, Book 1
A junior in high school that was promoting a junior fiction book! Sutherland quickly takes this plot in a couple of unexpected directions that hooked 3. Yes, we know that Tsunami can dragohet vicious and that the Nightwing is a know-it-all. Oct 14, Audrey Ravenstar rated it really liked it.