The Fire Ascending by Chris d'Lacey

The Fire Ascending

Written by Chris d'Lacey
Part of the The Last Dragon Chronicles Series

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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 in the series click here.


The Fire Ascending by Chris d'Lacey

The Last Dragon Chronicles brings together the amazing characters and wonderful worlds that Chris d'Lacey has drawn on throughout the series.


‘the cliff-hanger ending will leave them desperately awaiting the final volume’ - School Librarian

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‘d’Lacey’s work is highly inventive and …thought-provoking.’ Book for Keeps

About the Author

Chris d'Lacey

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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464 pages


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Orchard Books an imprint of Hachette Children's Books

Publication date

6th September 2012




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