Talking to Dragons by Patricia C. Wrede

Talking to Dragons

Enchanted Forest Chronicles #4

Patricia C. Wrede with Peter de Sève (Illustrator)

fiction fantasy young adult adventurous mysterious fast-paced

255 pages | first published 1985


Always be polite to dragons!That's what Daystar's mother taught him...and it's a very wise lesson--one that might just help him after his mom hands him a magic sword and kicks him out of the house. Especially because his house sits on the edge of ...
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adventurous 100%
funny 66%
lighthearted 55%
emotional 11%
hopeful 11%
inspiring 11%
mysterious 11%


medium 50%
fast 33%
slow 16%

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Strong character development?

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Loveable characters?

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Diverse cast of characters?

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