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Chris d'Lacey - Author

Born in Malta, Chris d'Lacey is a well known English author. He is known for his numerous contributions to children's fiction - in particular, his first novel Fly, Cherokee, Fly, was highly commended for the 1999 Carnegie Medal. However Chris is probably better known for his popular series The Last Dragon Chronicles, which follows the adventures of David Rain and his quests to save the tear of the last dragon, Gawain, and protect dragonkind. His favourite book of the series is The Fire Within, which he originally began as a surprise present for his wife Jay fifteen years before it was published! He has lived most of his life in Leicester, England. Chris worked as a research technician at Leicester University for 28 years and in 2002 was awarded a doctorate by them for his services to children's fiction. He now writes full time.

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Alexander's Army
Chris d'Lacey
After the success of his first assignment from the UNICORNE agency, fourteen-year-old Michael Malone is given another unexplained mystery to solve. When UNICORNE detect strange goings-on in a comic book shop, Michael is sent to investigate - a task which...
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Format: Paperback | Released 04/06/2015
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Reader ReviewedA Dark Inheritance
Chris d'Lacey
A whopping adventure with some thrilling chases, heart-racing paranormal moments, unexplained criminal activity, a robot with the unlikely name of Gustav Klimt, a secret enterprise called Unicorne and Michael, a great schoolboy hero, at its heart. When Michael saves a...
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Format: Paperback | Released 07/08/2014
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The Fire Ascending
Chris d'Lacey
Guaranteed to be incredible, fantastical and the ultimate page-turner, the epic finale in this bestselling fantasy sequence that started with The Fire Within, followed by Icefire, Fire Star, Fire Eternal, Dark Fire and Fire World. To view all the titles...
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Format: Paperback | Released 06/09/2012
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Fire World
Chris d'Lacey
The sixth and penultimate title in this bestselling fantasy sequence that started with The Fire Within, followed by Icefire, Fire Star, Fire Eternal and Dark Fire.
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Format: Paperback | Released 01/09/2011
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Dark Fire
Chris d'Lacey
Fifth title in the fantasy series, The Last Dragon, that started with the bestselling Fire Within, followed by Icefire and Firestar and Fire Eternal.
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Format: Paperback | Released 01/10/2009
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The Fire Eternal
Chris d'Lacey
Fourth title in the fantasy series, The Last Dragon, that started with the bestselling Fire Within, followed by Icefire and Firestar.
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Format: Paperback | Released 10/11/2007
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Fire Star
Chris d'Lacey
Third in the Last Dragon series. David finds himself in a race against time to stop evil.
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Format: Paperback | Released 25/02/2006
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Icefire
Chris d'Lacey
Second in the Last Dragon sereis, sequel to 'The Fire Within' which continues the story of student, David Rain, and his life in the Pennykettle household. David begins a research project on the existence of dragons and finds himself drawn...
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Format: Paperback | Released 16/09/2004
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The Fire within
Chris d'Lacey
The first in the series of Last Dragon titles. David's new lodgings have a magical atmosphere... The final in the sequence of 7 is just out. To view them all click here.
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Format: Paperback | Released 27/09/2001
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