Dark Fire by Chris d'Lacey
  

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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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Dark Fire by Chris d'Lacey

With the Earth on the brink of recolonisation by dragons, David Rain is sent on an important mission: to seek out and destroy a trace of dark fire, the deadliest force in the universe. But with success could come a terrible price, the sacrifice of a beloved clay dragon. How much does the life of one small dragon count, when the alternative is the birth of a darkling...?

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Leaves the reader heading to the internet to check the publication date of episode six. -- Bookseller 20091201

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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Book Info

Format

Paperback
464 pages

Author

Chris d'Lacey
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Author's Website

www.icefire.co.uk

Publisher

Orchard Books an imprint of Hachette Children's Group

Publication date

1st October 2009

ISBN

9781846169557

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